Financial Resource Panel

Sheila (Scott-Hughes) Mixon

Senior Vice President of Business Development & Entrepreneurship, Executive Director of Women’s Business Enterprise Council Ohio River Valley (WBEC ORV)

Sheila A. Mixon is Senior Vice President of the Business Development & Entrepreneurship Department for the Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio (ULGSO) where she provides vision, leadership, organizational governance and strategic direction for the department. She serves as Executive Director of WBEC ORV (Women’s Business Enterprise Council Ohio River Valley).

Ms. Mixon has 41 years in business development experience; the financial services industry and not-for-profit organizations. Ms. Mixon was recently appointed to the Cincinnati Academic Center Advisory Committee for Union Institute & University and serves as Vice Chair for the City of Cincinnati’s Advisory Board for the City’s Department of Economic Inclusion, the Cleveland Clinic Supplier Diversity Advisory Council and the MetroHealth Supplier Diversity Council. She also serves on the Board of Directors for Alloy and Alloy Entrepreneur Assistance Committee, appointed to the Kauffman Advisory Group for the Kauffman Foundation, Board of Directors for the Ohio Women’s Coalition (OWC), Founding member ABBE (Alliance of Black Businesswomen Entrepreneurs) and to the WBENC Board of Directors.

Ms. Mixon has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration (concentration Finance) from The Ohio State University.