Support Us


The Renaissance Covington Board is comprised of a diverse group of local residents, business owners as well as art and community supporters. We’re proud to have such a strong and dedicated board with which to work.

Rebekah Gensler, Interim President

DevouGood Foundation

Laura Menge, Vice President

Greater Cincinnati Foundation

Sarah Allan, Treasurer

Center for Great Neighborhoods

Molly Berrens, Secretary

Spotted Yeti

James Weaver

Republic Bank

Ashley Shewmaker

Destinations Consulting

Joe Klare

The Catalytic Fund of Northern Kentucky

Jonathan Bashir

House of Grill Persian Cuisine

Tarris Horton

Cutman Barbershop

Joe Nickol


Richard Hunt

Roebling Point Books and Coffee/Wilderness Press

Emily Ahouse

City of Covington

Elizabeth Fricke

Children Inc.

Scott Guenther

Covington Business Council

Jim Guthrie

Hub + Weber

Keith Lanser

Mount St. Joseph

Bradley Abner

Cold Jet, LLC

Shannon Smith

Shannon C. Smith Law Office

Past Presidents


Jim Guthrie
Steven Bryant
Rachel Hastings
Barney Stengle