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Our Leadership

Goodwill Columbus’s leadership team guides its mission and vision. From our executive leadership team to our 1,000 diverse employees to our dedicated Board of Directors, Goodwill Columbus is represented by corporate and community leaders devoted to the cause.

Executive Leadership Team

Ryan Burgess

President & Chief Executive Officer

Marlene Armstrong

Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Mark Koenig

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

Jennifer Jedinak

Vice President, Donated Goods Retail

Jennifer Marshall

Senior Vice President, Mission Impact & Strategy

Board of Directors

Jennifer Yaross

Chair, Quility

Jeff Girard

First Vice Chair, Designer Brands, Inc.

Linda Roubinek

Treasurer, Grange Insurance

Kari Palmer

Secretary, KPMG

Andrea Darby

Non-Officer Executive Member, OhioHealth

Clara Kridler

Non-Officer Executive Member, Hologram

Erik McDowell

Non-Officer Executive Member, Westfield Insurance

Ted Adams

Barnes & Thornburg LLP

Erin Bender

Stonehenge Partners

Kirk Dickerson

Columbus State Community College

John Hall


Stephen Ifeduba

Megan Kilgore

City of Columbus

George Leugers

Fifth Third Bank

Jen Martin


Marissa Peirsol


Marc Reitter

Immediate Past Chair, AEP Ohio

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