This year’s region spring conferences are being held virtually and are free.

Register today for an outstanding professional development opportunity and a chance to celebrate achievements from throughout your region. If you have any questions about registration, contact Melanie Price, OSBA senior administrative assistant of communication services, at, (614) 540-4000 or (800) 589-OSBA.

Tuesday, March 9 • 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
• Welcome and Opening Remarks
Terry Gibson, Southwest Region president; board member, Lockland Local (Hamilton) and Great Oaks Career Campuses
• Pledge of Allegiance
Lynda O’Connor, Southwest Region president-elect; board member, Lakota Local (Butler)
• OSBA President Comments
Scott E. Huddle, board member, Mad River Local (Montgomery)
• OSBA Comments
Rick Lewis, OSBA chief executive officer
• OSBA Membership Update
Mark E. Bobo, OSBA membership retention and engagement consultant
• OSBA legislative update
Nicole Piscitani, OSBA lobbyist
• Awards
• Special recognition
• Spahr-Steele Award
• Warren Stevens Award
• President’s Award
• Effective School Board A-Z
• Purple Star districts