Our Team

Karriejoi Coit
President & CEO 

An advocate for local families for over 10 years, Karriejoi Coit is a spirited supporter of educating, navigating, and coordinating community support for those in need. In her previous roles, she has been responsible for the development and implementation of programming as well as fundraising and fiscal management. Karriejoi holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Health and Human Services from Wilberforce University.

kcoit@mentoroh.org | 614.304.1180


Saryn Cranston
Director of Strategic Partnerships

Saryn Cranston holds a M.S. in Clinical Psychology, and has previous experience in a variety of settings related to the mental health field. They eagerly bring these perspectives into supporting mentoring organizations locally and throughout the state. Originally from upstate New York, they moved to southeast Ohio in 2010 and to Columbus in 2021. Outside of work, they can be found in nature, gaming, or in the kitchen.

scranston@mentoroh.org | 614.304.1180

MENTOR Ohio's Consultant Team

Amber Harris
Lead Trainer & TA Consultant

Z. F. Taylor
Trainer & TA Consultant

Laurie Moline
Trainer & TA Consultant


Maggie L. Ellison, Event Marketing Strategies
Jim Kilgore, CIVISTA Bank
Steven Miller, United Negro College Fund Inc.
Kathleen Smith, Nationwide Insurance
Kip Wahlers, Ice Miller LLP
Randy Ware, retired, AEP
Ron Wollett, Schneider Downs