Jo Ellen Diehl Yeary

Trustee — Class of 1976


Jo Ellen earned her Bachelor of Arts in English and Economics from Marietta College in 1976 and her J.D. from Capital University Law School in 1980. She is the retired Vice President and General Counsel of Northeast Natural Energy LLC, Charleston, West Virginia, of which she is a founding member. Jo Ellen commenced her legal career in the natural gas industry with Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation following a judicial clerkship with the Fourth District Court of Appeals of Ohio.

Jo Ellen serves as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of Star USA Federal Credit Union and has been a past member and chair of the Board of Counselors of Capital University Law School and of Family Counseling Connection. She also served on the Board of Advisors of Meigs Local Enrichment Foundation. She and her husband, John, reside in Charleston, West Virginia.