A lifetime resident of Central Ohio and Dublin since 1994, Long has practiced law in Columbus, Ohio since acquiring his JD from Washington University in 1988. He is a generalist featuring representation of closely held businesses in the areas of general business, real estate and succession planning and a transactional emphasis to his practice. Long is also a registered lobbyist for the Ohio Cemetery Association, represents cemeteries throughout Ohio and has authored three editions of “A Guide to Ohio Cemetery Law”. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of both the Dublin Chamber of Commerce and Dublin Chamber Civic Foundation.
Michelle received her Bachelor of Arts in broadcast journalism from The Ohio State University and is a Certified Fundraising Executive. She began her career in 1987 when she co-founded Hodge Cramer & Associates. Cramer spent more than 20 years building the business into a nationally recognized fundraising consulting firm. In 2009, she launched Cramer & Associates, which focuses on developing progressive fundraising strategies in response to the ever-changing challenges in the philanthropic landscape. For the past eight years, Michelle has served as Dean of the Consultants School at the AFP International Fundraising Conference and was a highlighted speaker at the AFP Hemispheric Conference on Fundraising in Mexico City. She has also served on the Board of Directors for the Giving Institute for 15 years.
Ben joined the Dublin Foundation, serving as board treasurer, in 2015. He is a graduate of Bowling Green State University where he received both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees, specializing in accounting. He is currently a partner and Certified Public Accountant at Rea & Associates, Inc., located in Dublin, where he has more than 11 years of experience working with organizations in various industries including healthcare and not-for-profit. Ben is a member of the Ohio Society of CPAs, the American Institute of CPAs, and the Young Professionals Network of Columbus. He also serves on the finance committee of Prevent Blindness Ohio and is a Leadership Dublin Graduate. He currently resides in Hilliard, Ohio with his wife Katie and their two children Brody and Grace.
Jenna resides with her husband, Ryan, in Dublin. She is Marketing Director at iQ Solutions Group where she was recognized with the Above and Beyond award during her first and fourth quarters with the organization. She began her marketing career at The BMW Store after graduating from Xavier University with a degree in Marketing and Graphic Design. During her tenure, she was awarded notable recognitions including a nomination for The Business Courier’s 40 Under 40 and recently Business First’s 40 Under 40. Her community service and passion for helping others started at a young age. She served on the XU Habitat for Humanity board for four years. Jenna chaired a committee for the InReturn Golf Outing and also contributed on the Run With A Will Event Committee. She is currently a creative volunteer for Find Your Edge Yoga assisting with its launch of a Yoga program for Fallen 15’s whole warrior concept and also contributes her time to Mentoring business students at Xavier University’s Fischer College of Business.