Board of Directors

Board of Directors


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Ron Friend, Chair
Fairfield Local School District

David Yockey, Vice Chair
Milford Exempted Village Schools


Deborah Allsop, Hamilton County Educational Service Center

Greg Barr, Greenfield Exempted Village Schools

Justin Buckner, Wyoming City Schools

Mark Chrisman, Washington Court House City Schools

Tim Cleary, Winton Woods City School District

Mary Cleveland, Princeton City Schools

Debbie Delp, Mason City Schools

Carole Ellis, Mt. Healthy City Schools

Lynn Ellis, Norwood City School District

Mark Ewing, Batavia Local Schools

Bill Ferguson, Hamilton County Educational Service Center

Ron Friend, Fairfield Local Schools (Highland County)

Mark Garen, East Clinton Local Schools

Terry Gibson, Lockland Local Schools

Sandy Harrod, Hamilton County Educational Service Center

Fred Hunt, Hamilton County Educational Service Center

Danny Ilhardt, Clermont Northeastern Schools

Bruce Kirkpatrick, Miami Trace Local Schools

Rod Lane, Southern Ohio Educational Service Center

Al Long, North College Hill City School District

Kathryn Lorenz, Loveland City School District

Barbara Parry, Hamilton County Educational Service Center

Jim Perdue, Reading Community Schools

Beverly Rhoads, Hillsboro City Schools

Kim Richter, Sycamore Community Schools

Tim Sharp, Indian Hill Exempted Village School District

Steve Smith, Deer Park Community City Schools

J.B. Stamper, Wilmington City Schools

Sue Steele, Goshen Local Schools

Cathy Swami, Madeira City Schools

Matt Van Sant, West Clermont Local School District

Gary West, Lynchburg-Clay Local School District

Joe Wheeler, St. Bernard/ Elmwood Place School District

Ken White, Mariemont City Schools

Dave Yockey, Milford Exempted Village Schools

Board Committees

Note: Members of the Board of Directors of Great Oaks Career Campuses are appointed by the affiliated school district board of education to serve a three-year term on the Great Oaks board. Members of the Hamilton County Educational Service Center represent the following Hamilton County local school districts: Finneytown, Forest Hills, Oak Hills, Southwest and Three Rivers. One representative from the Southern Ohio Educational Service District represents Blanchester and Clinton-Massie local school districts.


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