Board President
Term: April 1, 2015 – March 31, 2018

Joseph Gibbons

Joseph P. Gibbons, partner in the Cleveland law firm, Schneider Smeltz Spieth Bell LLP, practices business law, estate and business succession planning, estate and trust administration, real estate and probate litigation. He provides legal counsel and advice to various individuals, businesses, government entities and institutions.

Outside of the firm, he is very active in the City of Lakewood, where he was elected a member of the City Council from 1992 until 1995. He is a current member of and president of the Lakewood Civil Service Commission. Additionally, he was Chairman of the Board of Directors of Lakewood Catholic Academy and was a member and officer of the Board of Trustees of the Lakewood Hospital Foundation. Mr. Gibbons is currently a member of the Lakewood Hospital Board of Trustees. Lakewood Catholic Academy presented Mr. Gibbons with their "Insignis Award" in recognition of his dedication and service to the school.

Mr. Gibbons was elected to serve as president of CAC's Board of Trustees in April 2015.

Mr. Gibbons is an alumnus of John Carroll University and the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. He and his wife Peggy are longtime residents of Lakewood, Ohio.