2014 Valuing Ohio Veterans Convening

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 9:00am to 3:30pm

NorthPointe Hotel & Conference Center
100 Green Meadows Drive South
Lewis Center, OH 43035 


The Ohio Board of Regents (OBR), in partnership with Huntington Bank, is hosting a convening to help University System of Ohio institutions streamline their evaluation of military training, experience, and coursework and convert them to college credit for military veterans and service members pursuing higher education in Ohio.

The event will feature a keynote address during the lunch segment by Col. Timothy Gorrell, Director of the Ohio Department of Veterans Services, and two segments where media can talk with guest speakers as follows:

12:15-12:30 p.m., Michael Carrell (Ohio State) and Richard DeChant (Cuyahoga Community College)
1:15-1:30 p.m., Ohio Board of Regents Chancellor John Carey, Col. Gorrell, student veterans

Click here for convening agenda


OBR Chancellor John Carey; Mark Thompson, Huntington Bank Vice President & Director of Corporate Operations; Keynote Speaker Timothy Gorrell, Director of the Ohio Department of Veterans Services; Michael Carrell, Assistant Provost at The Ohio State University; Richard DeChant, Executive Director of Veteran Programs at Cuyahoga Community College, Richard DeChant; student veterans, and University System of Ohio officials.



Contact Info: 

Ohio Board of Regents Contact:
Jeff Robinson
Office: 614.752.9487
Email: jrobinson@regents.state.oh.us