Nicholas Strata

Nicholas Strata

Governing Board Member, Vice Chair

Favorite Quote: “Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.” -Zig Ziglar


Mr. Strata is currently the Managing Director of Clean Fuels Ohio. In his current role, he oversees the day-to-day operations and a staff of around 25.

His background includes working in state government, lobbying, tech start-ups, managing and growing a large state-wide trade association, and founding a healthcare management consulting company. His work experience includes staffing the Ohio Senate Finance Committee and Ohio House Insurance Committee, working as a Legislative Assistant in the Ohio House of Representatives, and serving as CEO of a healthcare trade association. Additionally, he has managed a state house campaign while also working on a presidential campaign. Most recently he was Senior Vice President of Operations and External Affairs for tech start-up Wyth; a rideshare company dedicated exclusively to colleges and universities. He currently serves as Executive Chairman of the consulting company Collaboration of Integrated Healthcare.

He currently holds degrees from Wilmington College and Charleston Southern University (MBA) and graduate certificates from The London School of Economics and the University of Cambridge Judge Business School.

In addition to being Vice Chair of the Board of Directors at Lakewood University, he also serves on the Marysville Parks and Recreation Commission as a commissioner. He is also an active member and a coach in the Union County Elite FC.

Mr. Strata is married with three boys and currently resides in Marysville, Ohio.


  • M.B.A., Charleston Southern University
  • B.S., Business and Sports Management, Wilmington College