Executive Management Team


Stephen D. Steinour, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Stephen D. Steinour
Chairman, President
and Chief Executive Officer

Stephen D. Steinour is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated, a $56 billion regional bank holding company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. During Steinour’s tenure, the bank set records in customer growth, became the third largest SBA lender in the country and won a series of national awards for customer service. + View Full Bio

Prior to joining Huntington, Steinour was Managing Partner of CrossHarbor Capital, responsible for the general management of the firm. Previously, Steinour was President and Chief Executive Officer of Citizens Financial Group (CFG) responsible for overseeing the commercial bank holding company’s business lines and operations. Under Steinour’s leadership, CFG, headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island, was one of the 10 largest commercial bank holding companies in the United States in total assets and deposits. Prior to the expansion of his responsibilities, Steinour was Chief Executive Officer of Mid-States Regional Banking, comprising the states of Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Before leading the Citizens Bank transition team into the company's Mid-Atlantic Region in 2001, he was Vice Chairman, Wholesale and Retail Banking. In addition to overseeing CFG's state banks in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, Steinour had company-wide responsibility for wholesale banking activities, cash management, international, and consumer lending, as well as technology and operations. Wholesale banking units included private equity, leasing, asset-based lending, dealer floor plan, communications and publishing, and commercial real estate capital markets. Steinour has in the past been responsible for CFG's treasury and capital markets and asset-liability management and was Senior Credit Officer and Risk Management Executive. He was named Vice Chairman in January 1997.

Before joining CFG in 1992, Steinour was division executive for loan recovery at Fleet Financial Group. Prior to his tenure at Fleet, he was executive vice president at Bank of New England.

Following his graduation from Gettysburg College in 1980 with a degree in economics, Steinour was an analyst for the U.S. Treasury Department and subsequently worked for the FDIC. He is a graduate of The Executive Program at Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Steinour is a member of the Board of Directors of Exelon Corporation and a Trustee of Liberty Property Trust. He is a member of The Columbus Partnership and a Trustee of the Columbus Downtown Development Corporation. Steinour is also a Trustee of the Eisenhower Fellowships and is member of the American Bankers Association. Steinour is the past chairman of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce and a former Trustee of the National Constitution Center.

He lives with his wife and children in the Columbus metro area.


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Barbara Benham, Executive Vice President, Director of Corporate Communications & Government Relations
Barbara Benham
Executive Vice President,
Chief Communications Officer

Benham leads Huntington's Corporate Communications team, overseeing all public relations, government affairs and internal communication efforts. She directs Huntington's strong commitment to build innovative partnerships with elected officials, civic organizations and community groups to serve the interests of our customers, colleagues and local markets. + View Full Bio

Prior to joining Huntington in 1998, she served as the development director for Children's Hunger Alliance, manager of the Wexner Center Foundation, as an account executive at RWA Management and Marketing and in senior leadership roles for statewide and federal political campaigns.

Benham currently serves on the boards for Just Think, Inc., The Capital Square Foundation, and is Secretary of The Community Shelter Board. She is also a member of the Government Affairs Steering Committee for the Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce. She previously served on the Board of the YWCA Columbus, the Homeless Families Foundation, the Women's Fund of Central Ohio and was inducted as a member of the Ohio Commodores for her volunteer work in economic development.

Benham earned a bachelor's degree from Loyola University Chicago.

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James E. Dunlap, Senior Executive Vice President, Director of Regional Banking and The Huntington Private Client Group
James E. Dunlap
Senior Executive Vice President,
Director of Regional Banking and The Huntington Private Client Group

Dunlap provides oversights of Huntington’s 11 regional presidents and is responsible for Huntington's Private Client Group; which includes The Huntington Private Bank, The Huntington Trust, The Huntington Investment Company, Huntington Community Development, Huntington Asset Advisors, and Huntington Asset Services. He and also directs Huntington's charitable giving programs to serve our local communities. + View Full Bio

Prior to taking on his current role, Dunlap was the Commercial Banking Director. In that role he helped to drive growth in the segment and to launch a series of commercial businesses including energy, agribusiness, health care and international banking.

Dunlap first joined Huntington 34 years ago and has held a variety of roles in the bank. He was named president of the West Michigan Region in 2001, where he has played an instrumental leadership role in the area's economic development initiatives. Prior to that he was president of Huntington's Florida operations and was recognized as one of Central Florida's most outstanding community leaders and banker of the year in 2001.

Dunlap joined Huntington in 1979 in Northwest Ohio, serving in several capacities, including Regional Retail Administrator, overseeing Commercial Lending, Treasury Management, and Public Funds. He was Regional President of Huntington's Northwest Ohio operations from 1992 to 1996.

He is currently the Chairman of the West Michigan Policy Forum, Chairman of the Grand Rapids Economic Club, a member of Business Leaders for Michigan and on the executive committee of Michigan's The Right Place, Inc. He has current and past service on the boards of the West Michigan Strategic Alliance, Junior Achievement, Grand Rapids Convention & Visitors Bureau, the Grand Rapids Symphony and the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce Regional Issues Committee. He is also the past chair of the Grand Rapids Area YMCA and the Heart of West Michigan United Way. Additionally, he serves on the executive committee of the West Michigan Regional Public Policy Conference. He has been named Business Person of the Year by the Grand Rapids Economic Club and won the Grand Rapids' Chamber of Commerce's Distinguished Community Trustee Award.

Dunlap graduated from the University of Wisconsin Graduate School of Banking and attended Bowling Green State University.

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Paul Heller, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Technology & Operations Officer
Paul Heller
Senior Executive Vice President,
Chief Technology & Operations Officer

Heller joined Huntington in October 2012 and is responsible for Technology, Operations, Home Lending and the Phone Bank. + View Full Bio

Heller began his career at Chase in 1995 as a vice president in operations for credit services. He rose steadily through the company and held a series of posts including chief technology officer (CTO) for the retail bank, CTO for the corporate internet group and CTO for the consumer bank.

Prior to joining Chase, Heller worked for Andersen Consulting specializing in financial card processing. During that time, he worked in New York, Phoenix and London, England, on strategy, operations and technology projects.

Active in the Central Ohio community, Heller is co-chair of the Memorial Tournament Concert for Nationwide Children's Hospital, a board member of COSI and an advisory board member of St. Charles Preparatory School. He has also served on the boards of St. Stephen's Community House and the Central Ohio Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Heller received his bachelor's from Miami University of Ohio and his master's in business administration in finance from The Ohio State University, Fisher School of Business.

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Helga Houston, Senior Executive Vice President, Corporate Risk Officer
Helga Houston
Senior Executive Vice President,
Chief Risk Officer

Houston joined Huntington in September 2011 and is responsible for corporate risk management, including market, credit, compliance, legal and operational risks. + View Full Bio

Houston has 30 years of diversified banking experience in risk management, business development and client relationships. Prior to joining Huntington, Houston was a partner with Phoenix Global Advisors in Charlotte, N.C.

She also held executive positions with Bank of America across multiple lines of business over 20 years. Earlier in her career, Houston held positions with Crocker National Bank and Home Federal Savings and Loan.

Houston earned her bachelor's degree from Westmont College and her MBA from the University of Southern California. She serves on the board of the Risk Management Association and the Columbus YWCA.

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Howell D. 'Mac' McCullough III, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Howell D. "Mac" McCullough III
Senior Executive Vice President,
Chief Financial Officer

McCullough joined Huntington in April 2014 and is responsible for accounting, finance, tax, treasury, investor relations, corporate development, and strategy. He has more than 30 years of broad experience in banking and insurance. + View Full Bio

Prior to joining Huntington, McCullough was the chief strategy officer for U.S. Bancorp where he was responsible for driving organic revenue growth, building new organizational capabilities, advocating for customers, and enabling innovation across the enterprise. He was also responsible for online and mobile banking in this role and was a member of U.S. Bancorp's Managing Committee.

McCullough's previous roles at U.S. Bancorp included chief financial officer for the Payment Services line of business, director of investor relations, director of corporate development, director of financial analysis and planning, and director of external reporting.

Before joining U.S. Bancorp in 1993, McCullough was director of corporate development at Huntington, treasurer at First Commerce Corporation, director of financial planning and analysis at Texas Commerce Bancshares, and controller at Armco Reinsurance Managers.

McCullough earned his bachelor's degree in accounting from the Ohio State University and an MBA with a concentration in finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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Mary W. Navarro, Senior Executive Vice President, Retail and Business Banking Director
Mary W. Navarro
Senior Executive Vice President,
Retail and Business Banking Director

Mary W. Navarro is Senior Executive Vice President, Retail and Business Banking Director for Huntington. With more than 35 years in banking, Mary began her career as a teller in high school and worked her way up to her current role. She is responsible for 5,100 colleagues including the bank’s branch delivery network of 700+ branches and in-store locations across 6 states, business banking, marketing, online banking, card products, deposits, and ATM and branch distribution. In her more than 11 years leading Huntington's retail and business banking business, she has been instrumental in driving the company's continued growth and Fair Play Banking strategy. + View Full Bio

Navarro joined Huntington in June 2002 as Executive Vice President and head of the Retail Banking line of business. Prior to joining Huntington, Navarro served as Executive Vice President and Eastern Region Retail Manager for Banc One Corporation, with responsibility for 500 branches and 300 business bankers. During her 17-year tenure at Banc One, Mary held many senior leadership positions in retail, small business, commercial banking and credit.

Navarro has been a board member of the Consumer Bankers Association for the past 10 years and also served as board chair. Outside of Huntington, Mary is very involved in the Central Ohio community. She is on the Otterbein University Women and Leadership Advisory Council, the Harding Hospital Board, and the Columbus Metropolitan Library Board. She was on the Board of the Red Cross of Greater Columbus for 8 years, and is a Director Emeritus. She was also on the board of the YWCA and Recreation Unlimited for 6 years.

In October 2013, Mary was named #8 on American Banker's prestigious "25 Most Powerful Woman in Banking" ranking, previously #14 in 2012 and #15 in 2011. In 2006, Navarro was recognized by the YWCA of Central Ohio as a Woman of Achievement.

Navarro earned a master degree in management from Aquinas College and a bachelor's degree in international business from the University of Colorado. She is fluent in Spanish. Mary and her husband have two sons and live in Columbus, Ohio.

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Daniel J. Neumeyer, Senior Executive Vice President,  Chief Credit Officer
Daniel J. Neumeyer
Senior Executive Vice President,
Chief Credit Officer

Neumeyer is responsible for Huntington's credit administration function including credit approval, credit policy and portfolio risk management. He is also responsible for the bank's consumer collection activities as well as the special assets department. + View Full Bio

Prior to joining Huntington in 2009, Neumeyer was chief credit officer for Comerica Bank-Texas, where he was responsible for credit approval and portfolio administration. He also was responsible for the corporation's credit policy and its credit training program.

Neumeyer began his career at Manufacturers National Bank of Detroit (later merged with Comerica) in 1983. Throughout his career at Comerica he served in various roles including middle market lending and senior credit roles in middle market, large corporate and international banking.

Neumeyer is active in the Risk Management Association, currently serving as a member of the Risk Council. He also serves on the board of Life Care Alliance, serving as the Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee. He is also on the board of the Munderloh Foundation.

A graduate of Michigan State University with a bachelor's degree in finance, Neumeyer also completed the Stonier Graduate School of Banking.

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Rick Remiker, Senior Executive Vice President,  Director of Commercial Banking
Rick Remiker
Senior Executive Vice President,
Director of Commercial Banking

Remiker is responsible for Commerical Banking at Huntington. Prior to taking on this role, he led Specialty and Large Corporate Banking, which included healthcare, not-for-profit and university banking, sponsor finance, equipment finance, franchise finance, food & agribusiness banking, energy and International banking. Large Corporate Banking focuses on companies with revenues in excess of $500MM within Huntington's Midwest and New England corporate banking markets. + View Full Bio

Remiker joined Huntington in May, 2010 to lead and expand its' equipment finance line of business. Prior to joining Huntington, Remiker was the Chief Adminstrative Officer for RBS Citizens Asset Finance, where his responsibilities included legal, finance, syndication, asset management, technology, operations and portfolio management. In the five years prior to joining RBS Citizens, Remiker launched and grew the Commercial Equipment Finance business for Merrill Lynch Capital as part of a Commercial Finance business that grew to nearly $13B in assets over five years. Prior to Merrill Lynch, Remiker spent nine years with KeyBank, the last four years as President and Chief Operating Officer of Key’s middle-market and large-ticket leasing business. Earlier in his career, Remiker held various positions of increasing responsibility with Tokai Financial Services, U.S. Leasing Corporation, First Interstate Credit Alliance and The CIT Group.

Remiker has significant experience in numerous aspects of the banking and commercial finance field, including sales management, contracts/documentation, syndications, operations management, business process design, acquisitions and business integration in addition to full, multi-line P&L responsibility. Remiker has been actively involved in the leadership and direction of the equipment leasing industry through volunteer service with the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association. Remiker served as the ELFA Chairman in 2013 and previously served two terms as a Trustee of its non-profit research foundation. Remiker is the past chair of the ELFA Middle Market Business Council Steering Committee and a former member of the Board of Directors for The Leasing Exchange. In July 2009, Remiker was honored by being named one of the 25 most influential people in leasing by Leasing News.

Remiker attended Arizona State University and University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee where he earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration, majoring in finance.

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Keith Sanders, Senior Executive Vice President, Human Resources Director
Keith Sanders
Senior Executive Vice President,
Chief Human Resources Officer

Sanders oversees compensation and benefits, learning and development, inclusion, recruitment, employee relations, and human resources information systems and practices for all colleagues in all regions. + View Full Bio

Prior to joining Huntington in 2010, Sanders was chief diversity and inclusion officer at PepsiAmericas, responsible for integrating diversity elements and inclusive practices into all PepsiAmericas' business and human capital processes. Sanders also served as vice president of human resources for PepsiAmericas' US operations, worldwide vice president of compensation and benefits, and vice president of PepsiAmericas' West Group. Before joining PepsiAmericas, Sanders was a human resources director at Target Corporation.

Sanders serves on the boards for the King Arts Complex in Columbus, the African American Leadership Academy, the Columbus Museum of Art, the Columbus Zoo and the Bank Administration Institute. He is a member of the Society of Human Resource Managers, the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources and The Executive Leadership Council.

In 2012, Sanders was named HR Executive of the Year by Columbus CEO magazine. He also received a Columbus Catalyst Award from Uptown Professionals and was named to Uptown Professionals list of 100 Top Executives. Under Sanders' leadership, Huntington was recently included among Chief Executive Magazine's "40 Best Companies for Leaders."

Sanders earned a bachelor's degree from Florida Atlantic University.

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Nicholas G. Stanutz, Senior Executive Vice President, ABL, CRE and Auto Finance Group Director
Nicholas G. Stanutz
Senior Executive Vice President,
Managing Director Auto Finance, Asset-Based Lending & Commercial Real Estate

Nicholas G. Stanutz is a Senior Executive Vice President of Huntington National Bank and managing director of the company's business unit comprised of Auto Finance, Asset-Based Lending and Commercial Real Estate which, combined, account for approximately 30 percent of the bank's total loan and lease portfolio. + View Full Bio

A recognized leader in auto finance, Stanutz is a 35-year banking industry veteran currently in his 27th year at Huntington. He is a member of the American Financial Services Association Vehicle finance board and an 18-year member and past chairman of the Consumer Bankers Association auto finance committee.

Stanutz holds a bachelor's degree in finance from Indiana University and is an alumnus of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin. He is treasurer of the Columbus Speech and Hearing Center and a member of the organization's board of directors.

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Jeff Sturm, Chief Continuous Improvement Officer
Jeff Sturm
Chief Continuous Improvement Officer

Jeff Sturm is the chief continuous improvement officer for Huntington Bank. In that position, he is focused on further improving Huntington’s operating leverage and executing its strategy of transforming the ease and access to banking for customers, colleagues, and the communities in which they reside. + View Full Bio

Sturm has more than 25 years of experience in financial services, information technology and continuous improvement.

Prior to joining Huntington, Sturm was a senior vice president for quality and capability development for Fiserv in charge of business process improvement, cross-company collaboration, and quality standards, practices, and measurement systems. He began at CheckFree in 1995 as a manager of internal technology teams. He worked his way up to key positions in the company including vice president of group operations and senior vice president of strategy and group operations. Fiserv purchased CheckFree in 2007.

He began his career in 1987 at Mercer, where he was an actuarial analyst.

Sturm graduated from The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree, having majored in math and minored in computer science. He resides in Worthington, Ohio.

Sturm serves on the board of NewSong Community Church in Westerville, Ohio. He also is a founder and board member of the non-profit organization Heart Heroes, which provides support to students striving to reach beyond themselves to make a difference in the lives of others. He also volunteers and serves regularly alongside the faculty, staff and students of Point University in Atlanta, Ga.

He and his wife, Becky, own and operate the Kings Haven retreat center, which provides families, couples and small groups that have limited financial means an environment to get away and reconnect relationally.

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Mark Thompson, Senior Executive Vice President, Director of Corporate Operations and Huntington Insurance
Mark Thompson
Senior Executive Vice President,
Director of Corporate Operations and Huntington Insurance

Mark Thompson is Huntington's Director of Corporate Operations and Huntington Insurance. In this role, he is responsible for the Huntington Insurance entities, consumer and commercial bank operations, corporate real estate and facilities management, corporate sourcing, AML/BSA, enterprise fraud, bank physical security and bank integration activities.
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With more than 34 years of experience, Thompson has previously served as head of Huntington's corporate strategy group, as Executive Vice President, CFO of Citizens/RBS Retail and Business Banking segment. Other responsibilities with Citizens/RBS included the oversight of special merger and acquisition projects and leadership of the mortgage business, and Deputy CFO of ABN AMRO North America. Thompson previously served in various executive and financial roles for Lenders Service Inc., Hatfield Phillips Inc., Admiralty Advisors Inc., Commonwealth Mortgage Company Inc. and KPMG Peat Marwick.

Thompson serves on the boards of the United Way of Central Ohio and National Church Residences.

Thompson graduated from Boston College with a degree in accounting and computer science and a master's degree in finance. Thompson is formerly a certified public accountant (CPA) in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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Each of Huntington's regions is led by a regional president, who reports to James Dunlap, Senior Executive Vice President, Director of Regional and Commercial Banking. The regional presidents are Huntington's senior leaders in their regions, responsible for the overall banking business there, and responsible for carrying out Huntington's mission, vision, and values. Each regional president is active in his or her community, as well, serving in leadership positions on nonprofit boards and engaged in civic duties.
Mike Fezzey, South Eastern Michigan Region
Mike Fezzey
South Eastern Michigan Region

Fezzey is President of Huntington's Southeastern Michigan Region, which is headquartered in Troy, Michigan.

Fezzey joined Huntington in January of 2011 after serving as president and general manager of Detroit's WJR-AM radio, beginning in 1994. Fezzey also launched and ran Radio Disney Detroit programming for ABC. + View Full Bio

A native of Detroit, Fezzey's service to the community has been broad based with particular emphasis on improving the region's philanthropic giving and the image and reputation of SE Michigan. He has served, or currently serves, on a number of boards including, Cornerstone Schools, New Detroit, the Children's Center, Habitat for Humanity, The Detroit Economic Club, the Parade Company, For the Kids Foundation, Sweet Dreamzzz Detroit and Forgotten Harvest.

Fezzey is the former chair of the marketing committee of the Detroit Regional Chamber, and former president of the Detroit Advertising Association. Fezzey is also the current chair emeritus of the Vatikutti Golf Invitational.

In his role with WJR, Mike earned the prestigious Peabody Award from the University of Georgia, the Neil Shine award for philanthropy in journalism, and was honored, along with his wife, with the 2010 John Dingel Heroes for Babies award.

In 2006 Mike was appointed to the Mentor Michigan Leadership Council by former Governor Granholm, and also earned an honorary doctorate from Central Michigan University.

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Frank Hierro, Mahoning Valley Region
Frank Hierro
Mahoning Valley Region

Frank Hierro is the President of Huntington's Mahoning Valley Region.

He has been regional president in the Mahoning Valley since 1999.  In his role as president, Frank manages the banking activity and operations for six counties in Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania.  Hierro has been with Huntington Bank and its predecessor banks since 1978. + View Full Bio

Hierro has served as Chairman of the Regional Chamber of Commerce, Mahoning Valley Economic Development Corporation and the Youngstown-Mahoning United Way annual campaign.  Presently, he serves on the Board of Youngstown State University Foundation; the Youngstown Business Incubator; Mahoning Valley Economic Development Corporation and the Youngstown Central Area Community Improvement Corporation.

Hierro graduated magna cum laude from Youngstown State University, with a bachelor's degree in business administration.

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John Irwin, West Michigan Region
John Irwin
West Michigan Region

John Irwin is President of Huntington's West Michigan Region, which is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Irwin joined Huntington in 2002 and previously served as the region's Corporate Banking Executive before being appointed Regional President in January 2013. Irwin is a 32-year banking veteran with a vast array of experience in International Services, Business Banking, Corporate Banking, and Retail Banking Administration. His career has taken him to Indianapolis, Indiana; Phoenix, Arizona; Columbus, Ohio and now Grand Rapids, Michigan. Irwin completed his undergraduate work at DePauw University, received a Master's in Business Administration from Indiana University, and graduated from The Stonier Graduate School of Banking. + View Full Bio

Irwin resides in Grand Rapids with his wife, Martha, and two daughters. Along with his wife, Irwin actively serves in the West Michigan community with Ada Bible Church. He is also a board member of the Gerald R. Ford Council, St. Cecilia Music Center, and the Women's Resource Center, as well as a Steering Committee member of the Huntington Colleagues' Good Government Fund (HBI-PAC).

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Kevin Jones, Southern Ohio/Northern Kentucky Region
Kevin Jones
Southern Ohio/Northern Kentucky Region

Kevin Jones is interim President of Huntington's Southern Ohio-Kentucky Region, which is headquartered in Cincinnati.

Jones first joined Huntington in 2013 as business development leader for Southern Ohio-Kentucky before being appointed interim president later that year. He is a 23-year banking veteran with broad national experience working from Cincinnati the entirety of his career. Prior to joining Huntington, Jones served in an executive leadership banking role overseeing enterprisewide institutional sales and business development functions. He also has extensive experience managing all aspects of private banking and wealth management in the greater Cincinnati region, including traditional banking, brokerage, wealth management, insurance and wealth planning activities. + View Full Bio

Jones earned his bachelor’s in finance and economics from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and has served as board chairman and treasurer for St. Ursula Villa School. A Leadership Cincinnati graduate, he is also a recently appointed board member of the Cincinnati Opera.

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James E. Kunk, Central Ohio/Columbus Region
James E. Kunk
Central Ohio/Columbus Region

James E. Kunk is President of Huntington's Central Ohio Region, which is headquartered in Columbus.

He joined Huntington in 1981, and has held various positions, including Executive Vice President of Commercial and Retail Banking, Senior Vice President and Manager of Private Banking, Vice President of Capital Markets Group, and Vice President of the National Banking Division. + View Full Bio

Prior to joining Huntington, Kunk was an account executive with the Insurance Ohio Company, a subsidiary of The Ohio Company. He also served as an account executive with Alexander & Alexander Inc., a worldwide insurance brokerage.

He currently is a board member of the State Auto Insurance Company,  Columbus College of Art and Design, Central Ohio Transit Authority, Franklin County Convention Authority, the Columbus Zoological Association, the Ohio Bankers League, the Columbus Chamber of Commerce and the Wexner Center Foundation. He is also a member of the Bank Trade Organization, Robert Morris Associates.

Kunk is a graduate of The Ohio State University and the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin.

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Michael W. Newbold, Central Indiana Region
Michael W. Newbold
Central Indiana Region

Michael W. Newbold is President of Huntington's Central Indiana Region, headquartered in Indianapolis.

Mike Newbold joined The Huntington National Bank as president of the Central Indiana Region following Huntington's 2007 merger with Sky Financial Group, where he previously served as Sky Bank's Indiana Regional President. Prior to his affiliation with Sky Financial, Newbold served in executive roles at Union Federal Bank and Bank One. + View Full Bio

Newbold serves his community as a director of the Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership, a director of the Indiana Bankers Association, a director of the Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce, a director of LYNX Capital Corporation, chairman of the Indiana Community Business Credit Corporation, chairman of The Children's Bureau, a director of Greenwood Community Schools Holding Corporation, and an elder of Greenwood Christian Church. Newbold also serves as a member of the Board of Public Works for the City of Greenwood, Indiana.

Newbold earned a B.S. degree at Ball State University, and also graduated from The Stonier Graduate School of Banking.

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Michael W. Newbold, Central Indiana Region
Andrew Paterno
West Virginia Region

Andrew Paterno is  President of Huntington's West Virginia Region.

Previously he was vice chairman of the board of directors and past Regional Managing Director for the Mid-Atlantic Region of Wells Fargo Insurance Services, USA, Inc. He has 30 years of leadership and insurance business experience. Prior to joining the insurance industry in 1978, he was assistant director of the West Virginia Civil Service System and worked in the Governor's Office of Economic and Community Development. + View Full Bio

Andy was the 2000 recipient of the Son of the Year Award presented by The West Virginia Society of Washington, D.C.  He is currently a member of the Concord College Foundation Board, Edgewood Summit Board and Coal Contractors Insurance Limited Board.

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Susan Baker Shipley, Western Pennsylvania and Ohio Valley Region
Susan Baker Shipley
Western Pennsylvania and Ohio Valley Region

Susan (Susie) Baker Shipley is the president of the Western Pennsylvania and Ohio Valley region.

Prior to joining Huntington, Shipley was the head of global trade finance for North America for the Royal Bank of Scotland/Citizens Bank. Shipley led all aspects of the global trade finance business in the U.S. and Canadian markets across all RBS and Citizens Bank client sectors. + View Full Bio

Shipley first joined Citizens in 2002 as managing director of domestic and international cash management. Prior to joining Citizens, Shipley worked for 14 years at PNC Bank in various management positions, ending her career there as deputy group head of PNC global services and head of the strategic partners business in its treasury management division.

Shipley has been recognized by the Pittsburgh Business Times as a 2012 Women in Business Award Winner for outstanding contributions and service to the community. She was a 2011 Athena International Finalist for the Pittsburgh Chapter and a 2010 Member of International Women's Forum (IWF), Western PA Chapter. She was also named a Distinguished Alumna of The Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh in 2006 and one of the "Best 50 Women in Business" in Pennsylvania in 2005.

A board member of The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh, she is also a former member of the Wharton Executive Education Advisory Board, University of Pennsylvania; former co-chair of the United Way Women's Leadership Campaign; and Cabinet Member, Western PA United Way Women's Leadership Initiative. She also served on the Pennsylvania Governor's Conference for Women Host Committee 2006-2008 and 2010.

In 1991, Shipley served as a Rotary International professional exchange team member in Mexico. She also was a 1988 Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow and a 1987 Rotary International scholarship recipient.

Shipley earned a bachelor's degree at the University of Notre Dame, a master's in business administration from The Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, and a Certificate of Spanish Studies, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain.

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William C. Shivers, Greater Akron/Canton
William C. Shivers
Greater Akron/Canton Region

William C. Shivers is President of Huntington's Greater Akron/Canton Region.

A 20-year veteran of the banking industry, Shivers joined Huntington in 2007. + View Full Bio

Prior to being named President of the Greater Akron/Canton Region he served as vice president and team leader of commercial banking.  Previously, Shivers held a commercial banking role at KeyBank.  Additionally, his diverse background encompasses serving as a State Examiner for the Ohio State Auditors Office; Director of Sales and Marketing, as well as Vice President of Operations, for Quaker Manufacturing Corp. 

Shivers currently serves as a member of the board and executive committee member for the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce; board member for the Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce; leadership advisory council for Junior Achievement of East Central Ohio; trustee of the Alliance Area Development Foundation; executive committee member for the Alliance Area Development Foundation; trustee and executive committee member of the Stark Development Board; trustee of the Stark Community Foundation; board member of the Akron Urban League; and, board member of the Downtown Canton Land Bank.

Shivers is a graduate of Hiram College and has a master's degree in business administration from Franciscan University.

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Sharon Speyer, Northwest Ohio Region
Sharon Speyer
Northwest Ohio Region

Sharon Speyer is President of Huntington's Northwest Ohio region, headquartered in Toledo.

She was most recently president of Sky Bank's Northwest Ohio region and joined Huntington after the September 2007 merger. She previously served as general counsel for Sky Bank. + View Full Bio

Speyer serves on numerous boards and committees including: Imagination Station Board; Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic Executive Board; Regional Growth Partnership Board; Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority Board; Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce; Toledo Symphony Board of Trustees; The University of Toledo Innovation Enterprises Board and The University Toledo Board of Trustees. 

Speyer received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Toledo, College of Law after earning her Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies from The Ohio State University.

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Daniel P. Walsh, Jr., Greater Cleveland Region
Daniel P. Walsh, Jr.
Greater Cleveland Region

Daniel P. Walsh, Jr., is President of Huntington's Greater Cleveland Region.

Walsh joined the bank in May 2010 and is responsible for management and oversight of all Huntington business activities conducted by the company's 1600 employees in the Greater Cleveland market. + View Full Bio

Prior to Huntington, he managed KeyBank's Real Estate Capital Markets businesses including Fund Management, CMBS, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA and Life Company whole loan placement business conducted by more than 100 professionals in 16 offices in major metropolitan areas across the US.   

In 1998, Walsh co-founded and built the Private Equity Group, a group that invested in real estate projects throughout the United States on behalf of third party institutional equity and mezzanine debt investors throughout the world. The Private Equity Group, which became the Fund Management Group, has invested more than $500 million since inception. Nationally, he continues to serve on the board Commercial Real Estate Finance Council.

Walsh is the current board chair for the Northeast Ohio Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation. He helped launch Global Cleveland and serves as the organization's Treasurer. He also serves on the following boards: Greater Cleveland Partnership (Chair, Government Affairs Committee); United Way of Greater Cleveland (Co-Chair of the 2012 Annual Campaign), Cuyahoga Community College Foundation, Positively Cleveland (Vice-Chair), Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Playhouse Square, ideastream, Team NEO and the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission (Co-Chair, 2011 Sports Awards).

He received his bachelor's degree in Management and MBA from the Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management in Cleveland, Ohio. Walsh also holds his Juris Doctor degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law, with a certification in environmental and energy law practice.

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Don M. Casto III
Principal / Chief Executive Officer, CASTO
Joined Board: 1985

Ann ("Tanny") B. Crane
President and CEO
Crane Group Company
Joined Board: 2010

Steven G. Elliott
Retired Senior Vice Chairman, BNY Mellon
Joined Board: 2011

Michael J. Endres
Partner, Stonehenge Partners
Joined Board: 2003

John B. Gerlach, Jr.
Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer,
Lancaster Colony Corporation
Joined Board: 1999

Peter J. Kight
Managing Partner, The Comvest Group
Joined Board: 2012

Jonathan A. Levy
Partner, Redstone Investments
Joined Board: 2007

Richard W. Neu
Chairman, MCG Capital Corporation;
Retired Treasurer and Director, Charter One Financial
Joined Board: 2010

David L. Porteous
Attorney, McCurdy Wotila & Porteous, P.C.;
Lead Director, Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
Joined Board: 2003

Kathleen H. Ransier
Retired Partner, Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
Joined Board: 2003

Stephen D. Steinour
Chairman, President,and Chief Executive Officer,
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
and The Huntington National Bank
Joined Board: 2009

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