Trustee since 2013
Mr. John Giering is a retired Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of NCR Corporation. He has served in controllership, finance and administration, and general management positions for NCR with assignments in Ohio and Europe. Prior to joining NCR he was a senior audit manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Giering is a Certified Public Accountant and, in 1990, was recognized as the Outstanding Member in Industry by The Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants. He received the Outstanding Alumnus Award of the Omicron Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, an accounting honorary, at The Ohio State University in 1992 and received the 1992-3 Alliance/NCR Partnership Award from the Dayton Area Chapter of The Alliance of Black Telecommunications Employees, Inc.
Mr. Giering served on the Board of Directors and was chair of the Audit Committee for a financial institution with operations in Ohio, Florida, and Colorado. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the holding company of that financial institution. He also serves on the Board of Advisors for a vision care company with offices in Ohio and Pennsylvania. An avid community volunteer, he was recognized as the Outstanding Community Volunteer in 2003 by Dayton Culture Works and the Outstanding Company Chairperson of the 1990 United Way campaign in Dayton.
Mr. Giering holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Duke University and a master of accounting degree from The Ohio State University. He is a resident of Kettering, Ohio, where he lives with his wife, Gloria.