• Phone 740-283-2476
  • 500 Market St. 1st Floor, Suite 3, Steubenville, Ohio 43952

Board of Directors & Staff

Board of Directors

A nine-member volunteer Board of Directors provides oversight to the Jefferson County Port Authority:

  • Mr. Gary Cain, Chair – Broker/Owner of Cain Realty
  • Dr. Ed Florak, Vice Chair – President of Eastern Gateway Community College, retired
  • Mr. Greg Nemeth, Secretary – Owner/President of Walden Industries
  • Ms. Debbie Venci – President of Barium & Chemicals, Inc.
  • Mr. Mark Teramana – Owner/President of Team Automotive
  • Mr. James Emmerling – Owner/President of Em-Media
  • Mr. Michael Thomas – CEO of FeX Group, LLC
  • Mr. Jay Zatta – Executive Vice President Chief Lending Officer at Wesbanco
  • Mr. Robert D’Anniballe – Partner at Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP


  • Evan Scurti, Executive Director
  • Joseph Dantona, Assistant to the Director