Appointments: Katie Wolfe Lloyd joins fashion consulting firm as partner

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Elizabeth Bean Smith and Katie Wolfe Lloyd


Katie Wolfe Lloyd, investor and partner

Katie Wolfe Lloyd has more than 20 years of experience as an executive with The Dispatch Printing Company, where she spent nearly 10 years as publisher of Dispatch Magazines. In that role, her team launched fashion and lifestyle magazine Capital Style, which was once named Best Magazine in Ohio.

Wardrobe Therapy was founded in 2006 by Elizabeth Bean Smith. She has experience from New York runways and Fortune 500 retail. The company she built uses style to help people brand themselves and their corporations. Wardrobe Therapy’s work has ranged from curating wardrobes for international CEOs to styling commercials for E! Network. Lloyd was previously a client of Wardrobe Therapy.


Clarus Partners becomes part of Blue & Co.

Clarus Partners’ Partners, Barry J. Adelman, Michael J. Stevenson, and Matthew Kaufman, will join Blue & Co. The combined staff is more than 450 professionals in 11 offices across 3 states.


Dr. Jonathan Finlay, Lifetime Achievement Award recipient from Society for Neuro-Oncology

Recipients must have also trained or motivated many current clinicians and investigators in neuro-oncology.

The award is not given out every year; it is only awarded when SNO’s scientific meeting leadership and executive committee members feel a nominee has made a significant impact on the field over the course of their career. 

Dr. Jonathan Finlay


Sandy Anderson, member

Pam Congrove, member

Joan Krause, member

Christine Lippe, member

Jim Medsker, member

Frances Monfort, member

Kari Kittrell Poole, member

Cora Sheets, member

Vasudha Sadana,member through the Board Fellows Program at the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law

The Dublin Arts Council has a full-time staff of six led by Executive Director David Guion. Board members provide policy and fiduciary oversight for the Dublin Arts Council, and also select performing artists for the annual DAC Sundays at Scioto summer concert series, review and award grants to community arts organizations and assist with fundraising efforts.


Bill Bishop, chairman 

Bill Bishop

Kent Shafter, vice chair

Kent Shafter

Don Rankey Jr., treasurer 

Don Rankey Jr.

Jon Bennehoof, secretary

Jon Bennehoof


Zachary Dowley, economic development specialist

Zachary Dowley

Kelsey Scott, economic development coordinator

Dowley will work with the newly formed Delaware County Housing Alliance, monitor Community Development Block Grant programs in the county, manage the office’s social media pages, and assist local jurisdictions in the creation of economic development action plans. Scott will manage the Office of Economic Development’s business retention and expansion program to create and maintain relationships with Delaware County businesses.

Kelsey Scott


Daniel Zinsmaster, named National Law Review Hemp/Marijuana Regulation ‘Go-To Thought Leader’

Partner Zinsmaster is the only legal author in the United States or otherwise recognized this year by the National Law Review in the field of hemp and marijuana regulation.

Daniel Zinsmaster