John P. Petro was recently elected president of the Alzheimer's Association of Central Ohio Board of Directors.

John P. Petro was recently elected president of the Alzheimer's Association of Central Ohio Board of Directors.

Petro, a longtime advocate for Alzheimer's disease, has promoted the need for more attention and funding to serve the residents of the central Ohio chapter's 14-county service area since he joined the board in 2006.

Petro and his wife, Angela, live in German Village. He is a partner in Williams & Petro Co., LLC.