OCCD 2018 Fall Meeting

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 8:00am-
Thursday, October 25, 2018 12:00am

OCCD 2018 Fall Quarterly Meeting

October 24 - 25, 2018

Crowne Plaza Columbus North, 6500 Doubletree Avenue, Columbus, Ohio  43229

Reservations:  614-885-1885


Wednesday, October 24, 2018

8:00   Registration
9:05   Ohio Rural Electric Coop Resources
    Dennis Mingyar, Director of Economic Development
    Ohio's Electric Cooperatives 
9:50   Reinvention Cities Network - Greater Ohio Policy Center
    Alison Goebel, Executive Director
    Greater Ohio Policy Center
10:30   Networking Break
10:45   Managing and Preparing for Organizational and Leadership Change
    Cynthia Harsany, Partner & CFO
    Harsany & Associates LLC
12:00   Lunch and Networking
1:00   OCCD Committee Meetings
1:45   OCCD Business Meeting
2:15   State Legislative Update
    Anthony E. Core, Senior Attorney
    Squire Patton Boggs
2:45   Opportunity Zone Update
    Tim Fisher, Manager, Government Affairs
    Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA)
3:15   HUD Updates
    Jorgelle Lawson, Director of Community Planning and Development
    Columbus Field Office
    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
    Rich Hendershot, Program Manager
      Columbus Field Office
      U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)   
3:30   Networking Break
3:45   OCCD Strategic Planning Preliminary Session
    Phil Downing, Founder & Principal
    Downing Community Advisors
5:00   Networking Reception


Thursday, October 25, 2018

9:05   Best Practice Spotlight:  City of Ashtabula Community Development
    James M. Timonere, City Manager
    City of Ashtabula
    Mary Church, Assistant Director, Planning & Community Development
    City of Ashtabula
    Christine Seuffert, Chair
    Lift Bridge Community Association (LBCA)
10:15   Networking Break
10:30   Tools to Improve Performance
    Jason Rusnak, Co-Founder and President
    Neighborly Software
    Bonita Bonds, Manager, Administrative Services 
    City of Toledo
    Timothy W. Tilton, Housing Rehabilitation Programs Coordinator
    City of Columbus
    Jennifer Schumann, Policy and Planning Manager
    Salt Lake City Corporation
11:45   Entitlement and Small Cities Meetings

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