Ohio

COMMISSIONER

Pete LuPiba

Primary Point Of Contact

Pete LuPiba

Public Affairs Officer

Ohio Department of Education

25 South Front Street

Columbus, OH, 43215

pete.lupiba@education.ohio.gov,

ph 614.728.7728

secondary point of contact

Chip Merkle

Youth Specialist

Beightler Armory

2825 W. Dublin-Granville Rd

Columbus, OH 43235

william.j.merkle5.ctr@mail.mil,

ph 614.336.7456 or 614.296.7694

Danny Eakins

Ohio Dept of Veterans Services,

77 South High Street

Columbus, OH, 43215

daniel.eakins@dvs.ohio.gov, ph 614.728.4925

Chief State School Officer

Paolo DeMaria, State Superintendent, Ohio Department of Education

 

Education Designee

Pete LuPiba, Public Affairs Officer, Ohio Department of Education

 

Military Family Education Liaison

Janet Wynn, School Liaison Officer, Wright-Patterson AFB

 

Military/DoD Representative

Renardo Brown

 

State Council Members

Pete LuPiba, Public Affairs Officer, Ohio Department of Education

 

Senator Lou Terhar, Ohio State Senate

 

Senator Kenny Yuko, Ohio State Senate

 

Representative Terry Johnson, Ohio State House of Representatives

 

Representative Michael Sheehy, Ohio State House of Representatives

 

Ken Baker, Executive Director, Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators

 

Danny Eakins, Policy Administrator, Ohio Department of Veterans Services

 

Dave Axner, Buckeye Association of School Administrators (BASA)

 

Roxanne Price, Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA)

 

Shari Obrenski, First Vice President, Ohio Federation of Teachers

 

Jared Shank, Director, Military and Apprenticeship Initiatives and Special Projects

 

Chip Merkle, Youth Specialist, Youth Program, Ohio National Guard

 

Susan Boggs, School Counselor, Tolles Career Center, Ohio School Counselor Association

 

Andreana Tartt, Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

 

Jason Durell, School Counselor and Marine Veteran, Olentangy Local Schools

 

Mark Scherer, Ohio National Guard

 

Chad Wyen, Superintendent, Mad River Local Schools

 

William Stratton, Education Services Specialist, US Army Columbus Recruiting Battalion

 

Sheila Ragland, Ohio PTA

 

Julie Davis, Ohio Association of Elementary School Administrators (OAESA)

 

Sherry Ems, USO

 

Renardo Brown, Military Family Education Liaison

 

Buddy Harris, Ohio department of Education

 

Natalie Orr, Purple Star

 

Brittany McCall, ISFAC

 

Erin Lunday, Wright Patterson AFB

 

Janet Wynn, School Liaison Officer, Wright-Patterson AFB

 

State Council Meetings

Ohio State Council Meeting, May 10, 2017

Ohio State Council Meeting, August 23, 2017

Ohio State Council Meeting, December 13, 2017

Ohio State Council Meeting, May 14, 2018

Agenda May 14, 2018

 

State Website

Supporting Ohio's Military Families - Ohio Department of Education

 

end of year report

Ohio Report 2017-18

 

Resources

Interstate Compact in Ohio Statute

Military Interstate Children's Compact Commission (MIC3)

1776 Avenue of the States

Lexington, KY 40511

 

Phone: 859-244-8000  | Fax: 859-244-8001