Our Team

Our professional staff may be reached at (216) 696-3525 unless otherwise noted during regular CMBA business hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Our team is listed in alphabetical order.


Carrie Allen
Legal Coordinator
(216) 539-5973
callen@clemetrobar.org

Jackie Baraona
Graphic Designer & Bar Journal Editor
(216) 539-5719
jbaraona@clemetrobar.org


Kari L. Burns
Assistant Bar Counsel
(216) 539-5970
kburns@clemetrobar.org


Melanie M. Farrell
Director of Facility Planning & Board Relations
(216) 539-3711
mfarrell@clemetrobar.org

Mary C. Groth
Director of Member & Donor Engagement
(216) 539-5975
mgroth@clemetrobar.org

Nestor Hernandez
Junior Accountant
(216) 539-3707
nhernandez@clemetrobar.org

Lucy Jackson
Facility Planning & Sections Coordinator
(216) 696-3525 ext. 2350
ljackson@clemetrobar.org


Krista Kalata
Administrative & Special Events Coordinator
(216) 539-3735
kkalata@clemetrobar.org




Rebecca Ruppert McMahon
Chief Executive Officer
(216) 539-3710
rmcmahon@clemetrobar.org



Joel P. Messe
Senior Accountant & Office Manager
(216) 539-3721
jmesse@clemetrobar.org

Kathleen Donovan Onders
Manager Lawyer Referral Service 
(216) 539-5979
konders@clemetrobar.org

Jessica L. Paine
Director of Community Programs
(216) 539-5982
jpaine@clemetrobar.org

Madeline Poll
Membership Coordinator
(216) 539-3702
mpoll@clemetrobar.org


Samantha Pringle
Director of CLE, Sections & Committes
(216) 539-3716
springle@clemetrobar.org


Ashley Ribando
Manager of Marketing & Communications
(216) 539-3713
aribando@clemetrobar.org



Christine Rypel
CLE & Front Desk Coordinator
crypel@clemetrobar.org

Megan Sigler
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
(216) 539-3714
msigler@clemetrobar.org


Kris Wisnieski
Development Assistant
(216) 539-3729
kwisnieski@clemetrobar.org

Heather M. Zirke
Bar Counsel
216-539-5971
hzirke@clemetrobar.org








Kathleen Donovan Onders
Lawyer Referral Service Coordinator
(216) 539-5979
konders@clemetrobar.org

Kathleen Donovan Onders
Lawyer Referral Service Coordinator
(216) 539-5979
konders@clemetrobar.org