Voting Members

  • Dean C. Ringle, P.E., P.S. - Chair

    Serves as Executive Director for the County Engineers Association of Ohio (CEAO). Prior to joining CEAO in 2017, Mr. Ringle worked at the Franklin County Engineer’s Office for more than 36 years, with the last 17 years serving as the Franklin County Engineer. He was recognized as the 2011 County Engineer of the Year by CEAO and the 2013 National Urban County Engineer of the Year by the National Association of County Engineers. Mr. Ringle is the 2019-20 National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) president.
  • Sandra Hedlund Tunnell

    Serves as the Executive Director of Ashland Main Street. Prior, she served as the fourth ward Councilman for the City of Ashland. She is also President of the Ashland Public Library Board of Trustees, a member of the Ashland Community Improvement Corporation, and Secretary of the Ashland County Women of Achievement Board. She is recipient of the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce’s Spirit of the Chamber Award and was recognized as the Leadership Ashland Outstanding Alumna.
  • Randy Riley

    Public service career includes the Board of Clinton County Commissioners, and several positions with the City of Wilmington including Mayor, President of City Council, and Director of Public Safety. Prior to public service Mr. Riley served as Director of Respiratory Therapy, EMS and Trauma Services with Clinton Memorial Hospital. He is recipient of the Civic Leader of the Year Award by the Clinton County Leadership Institute and the National Community Service Award from the George Clinton Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
  • Kimberly Marshall

    Serves as the Director of Economic Development for the City of Medina where she has led the effort to make new construction in the city easier, spearheaded the formation of a Community Improvement Corporation, overseen a State grant for small business management training, and has assisted in obtaining funds for downtown renovation projects. Ms. Marshall is recipient of the Best Public Leader in Revitalization Award from Heritage Ohio. She serves on the boards for Main Street Medina and The Children’s Center of Medina County.
Non-Voting Members Appointed Designee
  Jack Marchbanks, ODOT Director   Pam Vest-Boratyn, Assistant Director and Chief of Staff
  Laurie Stevenson, OEPA Director   Jerry Rouch, Assistant Chief, Division of  Environmental and Financial Assistance
  Lydia Mihalik, ODSA Director   Michael Fraizer, Assistant Chief, Community Services Division
  Mary Mertz, ODNR Director   John Kessler, Chief, Office of Real Estate
  James Stewart, OWDA Chair   Ken Heigel, Executive Director