STARS Partners
2009-2010 Executive Board officers elected

SOLON, Oh  -  During the annual General Membership meeting the following members were elected to our 2009-2010 Solon Stars Executive Board.  They will assume their new roles effective May 1, 2009.


2009-2010 Solon Stars Executive Board

Chair - Nancy Veto

Vice Chair - Dave Poduska

Treasurer - Michelle Mahle

Meet Director - Sharon Badertscher

Secretary - Cathy Lautenschleger


Nancy Veto: (Chair)    Nancy has 2 swimmers, Terrence (Senior) and Anna (Age Group Elite).  They have been with the Stars for 11 years. She has previously chaired Apparel, Socials, Publicity and also used to be Safety Director for the Club.  She has managed Concessions during the swim meets and has also coordinated Friday Breakfast at the outdoor pool for the past 2 summers.  Nancy is currently the Vice Chair.

Dave Poduska: (Vice-Chair)  Dave’s family has been with the Stars for 5 years.  He has 5 swimmers in the water ranging from Sprint, Age Group and Developmental groups.  Dave has previously served as the Assistant Treasurer, tracking volunteer hours, family accounting and 100 second club.  He currently still does the 100 second club.

Michelle Mahle: (Treasurer)   Michelle has 2 swimmers, Taylor in Age Group Middle School and Alyssa in Age Group I.  They have been with the Stars for 2 years.  Michelle is a Director and co-chair for the Tax Department of SS&G Financial Services.

Cathy Lautenschleger: (Secretary)   She has been with the Stars for 7 years. She currently has one swimmer, Dana, in Age Group Elite.  Cathy currently serves as the club’s Publicity Chair and has previsouly held down the Fundrasing chair position.  She has also been the Lake Erie Swimming (LESI) Secretary for the past 3 years and also currently maintains that position.

Sharon Badetshcher: (Meet Director)   Sharon has 2 swimmers: Andy in Age Group and Elizabeth in Developmental 2.  The have been with the Stars for 2 years. Currently she is the Assistant Meet Director and served as our Meet Director during this year’s Last Chance Meet.   She is an official for Lake Erie Swimming and also served as Co-Meet Director for this year’s LESI Gold Champs.