Educational Programming


The Education and Programming Committee plans the annual SOA spring conference, the fall joint meeting with OLHA, and professional development workshops. Activities include choosing a conference theme, solicitation and selection of session presenters, selection of plenary speaker, publication and distribution of conference announcements, collecting conference evaluations, and planning professional development workshops of interest to members.

Contact the Committee Cochairs, Stacey Lavender or Stephanie Bricking.

Cochair – Stephanie Bricking, Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County
Cochair – Stacey Lavender, Ohio University
Council Liaison – Janet Carleton, Ohio University

Karmen Beecroft, Ohio University
Stephanie Bricking, Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County (Cochair)
Rachael Bussert, Dayton Metro Library
Janet Carleton, Ohio University (Council Liaison)
Madeleine Fix, Nationwide Insurance/National Underground Railroad Freedom
Betsy Hedler (SOA/OHC Liaison), Ohio History Connection
Stacey Lavender, Ohio University (Cochair)
Collette McDonough, Kettering Foundation
Ashleigh Minor, The Ohio State University
William Modrow, Miami University
Cate Putirskis, The Ohio State University