Contact Us

Office Hours 

The office is open, staffed and available to members of the JLC
Monday-Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00pm 

For support outside of office hours please contact the office via phone at 513-871-9339 or via email at

Any phone calls, emails or requests received outside of these times will receive a response within 2 business days.

Columbia Center Hours

The Columbia Center is open and available to members of the JLC
Monday & Wednesday 9:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am-7:00pm

Administrative Staff

Managing Director Ashley Rouster
Office Coordinator Maggie Youngblood
Office Phone: 513.871.9339
Office Email


Executive Management Team

Executive Vice President Sam Zehnder
Executive Vice President-Elect Erinn R. Carlson
Recording Secretary Emily Ubel
VP Communications Katie Ziegler
VP Community Impact Leslie Touassi
VP Finance Emily Reinhold
VP Fund Development Jacklyn Olinger
VP Membership Casey Burleigh
VP Training & Development Megan Busam
Vice Chair Diversity, Equity,  Inclusion & Belonging Deanna Hillard
Nominating Chair Katie Dulle
Nominating Vice Chair Byrd Bergeron
Strategic Planning Director Katie May
VP Sustainer Council Marty Humes & Jamie Humes



Media Inquiries
For all media inquiries, please contact Katie Ziegler, VP of Communications.
Perspectives Magazine
Perspectives is the long-standing features-based magazine of the Junior League of Cincinnati. For past issues or advertiser information, please visit the Perspectives section of our website here.
For questions about our Archives or to share photos of the League’s work in the community, please email our Archivists and Historians.


Community Impact

Advocacy & Education
Our Advocacy & Education team is responsible for developing and supporting a community partner portfolio with intentional connectivity to key partners to bring awareness to the general membership on the state of the community, and foster ongoing partnerships with past JLC projects to maintain a strong and collaborative relationship.
Community & Outreach (CANDO)
Our CANDO team collaborates with various community partners to generate meaningful, educational, and impactful “dome in a day” volunteer events for JLC Members that are consistent with our mission and vision. If your organization is in need of capacity-building volunteer support, reach out to us about becoming a CANDO partner.
Family Nurturing Center
Family Nurturing Center strives to end the cycle of child abuse by promoting individual well-being and healthy family relationships. For more information about the Family Nurturing Center, visit
Columbia Center
Our Columbia Center team provides our members, as well as members of our community and other nonprofits, with accessible, functional, and inviting space to work, individually or collaboratively, by maintaining our historic Columbia Center building. For more information about Columbia Center, including rental information, please visit our Columbia Center page here.

Fund Development

Spring Fashion Show
Our annual Spring Fashion Show fundraiser is a longstanding tradition of fashion, community spirit, and giving back. For more information, please visit our Fashion Show page here.
Tour of Kitchens
Our annual Tour of Kitchens fundraiser is a community-wide event showcasing Greater Cincinnati homes, vendors, and services, while promoting our cookbook, Cincinnati Seasoned. For more information, please visit our Tour of Kitchens page here.
Major Gifts & Individual Giving


Membership Recruitment
Our Membership Recruitment team hosts events and answers questions throughout the year, in preparation for spring membership applications. For more information about joining the Junior League of Cincinnati, please visit our Membership page here.
Our Transfers team welcomes transfer members from other Junior Leagues across the world who have relocated to Cincinnati by introducing them to our community and our JLC history, while providing them with a variety of engagement opportunities. If you’re considering transferring your Junior League membership to Cincinnati, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.