was appointed to the Board in 2021 as a representative of retail petroleum
dealers. He is founder, president, and CEO of S and G Stores, which operates 65
convenience stores and retail fueling facilities throughout Ohio.
Mr. Ridi was born 30 miles northeast of Jerusalem in the West Bank village of
Qusra and moved to Ohio after graduating high
school. He earned a bachelorís degree in business from the University of
Toledo and a masterís degree in business administration from Bowling
Green State University. He serves on the Boards of Lucas County Children
Services and Connecting Kids to Meals. He currently lives in the Toledo area
with his wife and four children.