Sheila is the Executive Director of Ohio River Valley Women’s Business Council. She has 35+ years of experience in the financial services industry, business development and not-for-profit organizations. Her strengths include program development for small businesses; strategic planning and project management and relationship management. Ms. Mixon provides strategic direction for the operations of the certification process, program development and corporate engagement. Ms. Mixon was recently appointed to the Academic Advisory Council for Business Degree Programs at Union Institute & University and is a member of the City of Cincinnati’s small business commission, the Small Business Advisory Council. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for HCDC.
Ms. Mixon has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration (concentration Finance) from The Ohio State University and a graduate of Leadership Challenge II, an executive training program with Citigroup. She is a graduate of the Greater Cincinnati Urban League’s African American Leadership Development Program (AALDP), Class XVII. Most recently, Ms. Mixon graduated from the National Urban League’s Emerging Leaders Program.