March 2, 2017 - 2017 MLK Contest Winners Celebrated
OCRC invited all of our Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Art, Writing and Multimedia Contest winners to an award ceremony to celebrate their work. For more information, click here!
February 28, 2017 - Judge Johnson Speaks at Black History Month event
OCRC Administrative Law Judge, Denise Johnson, spoke to the Ohio Department of Youth Services on February 28th, during their Black History Month Celebration. Johnson discussed the history of the Ohio Civil Rights Commission, as well as the historic Kennedy v. City of Zanesville case.
February 23, 2017 - Regional Director Norman Gibson Retires
Norman Gibson, Regional Director of OCRC’s Dayton office, retired after serving the commission for twenty-one years. The commission celebrated his years of service, dedication, and leadership on February 23rd in Columbus and February 24th in Dayton.