Board of Directors

2022-2023 Board of Directors

Alan Bates

Princeton HS (2023)

Holly Custer

Wooster HS (2025)

Jason Habig

Hathaway Brown (2024)

Jeremy Hamilton

Canfield HS (2025)

Penny Harris

Canton Central Catholic (2023)

Dolores Muller

Wauseon HS (2025)

Peter Paik

University School (2024)

Scott Quade

Medina HS (2023)

Chris Rhodes

New Philadelphia HS / Indian Valley HS (2025)

Amy Roediger

Mentor HS / Chardon HS (2024)

Jodi West

Akiva Academy / Mineral Ridge HS (2023)

Sam Zulia

Wadsworth HS (2024)

Board Information

Board Officers

Chair - Holly Custer

Secretary - Jeremy Hamilton

Financial Secretary - Jason Habig


Board Designees

Congress - Amy Roediger

Ethical Standards - Chris Rhodes

Hall of Fame - Sam Zulia

Middle School - Jodi West

PDQ - Alan Bates


Committee Chairs

Framing Committee - Amy Roediger

Organizational Culture Committee - Jason Habig

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 25, 2022 - Virtual

August 6, 2022 - Wadsworth

September 9-10, 2022 - TBD

December 4-5, 2022 - Virtual

February 25, 2023 - Wooster

March 2-4, 2023 - @ State (Austintown)

May 6, 2023 - Virtual

2021 Board Effectiveness survey

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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.