Our Board


Emily Monnig, Chair

Owner @ Paradise Garage
“I serve Yay Bikes! because I want to play an active role in supporting safe cycling for all of us out on the road.”

Brian Laliberte, Vice Chair

Counsel @ Tucker Ellis LLP
“I serve Yay Bikes! because riding a bike opens us to so many new opportunities, experiences and friendships.”

Joe Powell, Treasurer

Research Accounting Manager @ The Research Institute, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
“I serve Yay Bikes! so that even non-bikey guys like me can get out there and have a great time riding with friends.”

Rahel Babb, Secretary

Environmental Planner @ Ohio EPA, Division of Environmental & Financial Assistance
“I serve Yay Bikes! because cycling is great for the environment, great for your health and just great fun“


Director of Marketing @ Homeport
“I serve Yay Bikes! to get more cyclists riding safely on the streets of Central Ohio.”

Duane McCoy

Senior Continuous Improvement Specialist @ Grange Insurance
“I serve Yay Bikes! to promote safety for cyclists and motorists throughout Cbus!”

Bill Ferriot

Graphic Designer @ Office of the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel, State of Ohio
“I serve Yay Bikes! because I want people to discover—or rediscover—bicycling for fun, transportation and social change.”

Abby Rhodebeck

Outdoor Programs & Outreach Market Coordinator @ REI
“I serve Yay Bikes! to get people outside on their bikes safely and discovering our community from a different perspective.”


Evaluator Ohio Department of Health, Violence and Injury Prevention Program
“I serve Yay Bikes! I believe in the mission and vision and want to help make Columbus a safer place for bicyclists of all kinds..”