OCCD 2019 Winter Meeting

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 8:00am-
Thursday, January 24, 2019 12:00pm

OCCD 2019 Winter Quarterly Meeting

January 23 - 24, 2019

Embassy Suites, 5100 Upper Metro Place, Dublin, Ohio  43017

Reservations:  614-790-9000

OCCD Group Room Rate:  $125.00


Wednesday, January 23, 2019

8:00   Registration
9:05   CDC-101: An Introduction to Community Development Corporations
    Nate Coffman, Executive Director
    Ohio Community Development Corporation Association (OCDCA)
9:40   CDC Regional Spotlight, Cincinnati
    Denise Hamet, Executive Director
    Mary Burke Rivers, Executive Director
    Over-The-Rhine Community Housing
    Emily Ahouse, Executive Director
    Walnut Hills Redevelopment Foundation
    Sister Barb Busch, Executive Director
    Working in Neighborhoods
    Russ Hairston, Executive Director
    Avondale Development Corporation
10:30   Networking Break
10:45   Over-The-Rhine, Redevelopment 20 Years in the Making
    Kathleen Norris, Managing Principal
    Urban Fast Forward
    John Yung, Senior Project Executive
    Urban Fast Forward
12:00   Lunch
1:00   OCCD Committee Meetings
1:45   OCCD Business Meeting
2:15   State Legislation Update
    Anthony E. Core, Senior Attorney
    Squire Patton Boggs
2:45   Networking Break
3:00   2018 President's Award for Innovative Practices "Trucks & Tomatoes"
    Tawana Jones, Operations Manager
    Montgomery County Community & Economic Development
    James Hoffer, Master Gardener
    The Foodbank, Dayton 
    Garth McLean, Workforce Manager
    Development Services, Montgomery County
3:45   Resources and Approaches to Address Workforce Housing Challenges
    Phil Downing, Principal
      Downing Community Advisors
    Diane Alecusan, Business & Project Administration Manager
    Ohio Housing Finance Agency
    Trace Shaughnessy, Vice President 
      McCormack Baron Salazar, Inc.
5:30   Retirement Reception 
   Honoring Jorgelle Lawson, Rich Hendershot and Myrna Cokes


Thursday, January 24, 2019

8:00   Registration
9:05   Best Practice Spotlight: City of Ravenna
    Todd Peetz, Director
    Portage County Regional Planning Commission
    Mike Bogo, Deputy Director
    Neighborhood Development Services, Inc.
    Kathy Myers, Director of Communications and Advocacy
    Coleman Professional Services
10:15   Network Break
10:30   Smart Cities and Smart Infrastructure
    Mike Andrako, Director of Public Services
    City of Marysville
    Eric Phillips, Executive Director
    Union County-Marysville Economic Development Partnership
    Dana McDaniel, City Manager
    City of Dublin
    Steve Patterson, Mayor
    City of Athens
11:45   Entitlement and Small Cities Meetings

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