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Jenell Ross

Jenell R. Ross is the President of the Mercedes-Benz of Centerville, Ohio. Mercedes-Benz of Centerville is the first African-American owned Mercedes-Benz Dealership in the world. Currently, Mercedes-Benz of Centerville has the distinction of being the only Mercedes-Benz dealership owned by an African American Woman. Jenell has been in her role since the untimely death of her father, Robert P. Ross Sr. in 1997. Jenell not only serves her customers, but the community in general, sitting on a vast number of boards and committees. Pink-Ribbon Driven is her top charitable foundation, in honor of her late mother, Norma J. Ross. Jenell earned her bachelor degree from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She is also an avid golfer, swimmer and enjoys traveling.

Jenell is also chair of the board of directors of the Cincinnati branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland for 2019.