Board of Directors

2021-2022 Board of Directors

Alan Bates

abates@vikingmail.org

Princeton HS (2023)

Holly Custer

holly.humes@gmail.com

Wooster HS (2022)

Jason Habig

jhabig@hb.edu

Hathaway Brown (2024)

Jeremy Hamilton

jhamilton@canfieldschools.net

Canfield HS (2022)

Penny Harris

britepenny72@gmail.com

Canton Central Catholic (2023)

Peter Paik

ppaik@us.edu

University School (2024)

Ryan Peoples

bmhs4n6@gmail.com

Berea-Midpark HS (2022)

Tricia Pletcher

tpletcher@nortonschools.org

Norton HS (2022)

Bill Prater

bprater@wls4kids.org

Whitmer HS (2022)

Scott Quade

quades@medinabees.org

Medina HS (2023)

Amy Roediger

roedigerac@yahoo.com

Mentor HS (2024)

Jodi West

jodi.m.west@gmail.com

Mineral Ridge HS (2023)

Sam Zulia

sam.zulia@gmail.com

Wadsworth HS (2024)

Board Information

Board Officers

Chair - Holly Custer

Secretary - Jeremy Hamilton

Financial Secretary - Jason Habig


Board Designees

Congress - Amy Roediger

Ethical Standards - Scott Quade

Hall of Fame - Sam Zulia

Middle School - Jodi West

PDQ - Alan Bates


Committee Chairs

Framing Committee - Amy Roediger

Organizational Culture Committee - Paul Moffitt

Competition Committee - Jeremy Hamilton

Education Committee - Jodi West

Meetings are open to in-person spectators, but in the interest of planning and space, spectators need to provide 7 days’ notice of their interest to attend.

July 20-21, 2021 - Wadsworth / Fairlawn

September 25, 2021 - Wadsworth / Fairlawn

December 5 (and 6?), 2021 - Virtual

February 26, 2022 - Virtual

March 3-5, 2022 - @ State (TBD)

May 14-15, 2022 - TBD

ACTION PROPOSAL UPDATE

As of the May 2020 OSDA Board Meeting, submitted action proposals require the endorsement of three head coaches, at least one of whom must be from a different district than the coach submitting the proposal. None of the endorsements can be from OSDA Board Members.

ACTION PROPOSAL SUBMISSION

The Ohio Speech & Debate Association (OSDA) encourages and thanks you for submitting ideas for improving and developing all aspects of League business. To facilitate a uniform approach to submission and to ensure the Board of Directors receives all pertinent information, please complete the online form linked above as fully as possible.

Please Note:

1.) Proposals seeking to revisit a recent Board discussion or determination will not be incorporated into agendas.

2.) Action Proposals must be submitted at least 30 days prior, otherwise, they could be reserved for a future meeting.

3.) Submitted action proposals require the endorsement of three head coaches, at least one of whom must be from a different district than the coach submitting the proposal. None of the endorsements can be from OSDA Board Members.