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Cleveland Regional Office


Frank Lausche Building
615 W. Superior Avenue, Suite 885
Cleveland, Ohio 44113-1897
(216) 787-3150
TTY: (614) 752-2391 Directions to The Cleveland Regional Office 


Regional Director, Vera Boggs


Photo of Cleveland Regional Director Vera Boggs

Vera Boggs is the Regional Director of the Cleveland Regional Office at the Ohio Civil Rights Commission. With over fifteen years at the Ohio Civil Rights Commission, Ms. Boggs has previously held the positions of Investigator and Supervisor. She is an active member on various committees responsible for developing, implementing and reviewing the agency’s policies, procedures and practices, creating and designing the agency website and creating the online charge filing system. Ms. Boggs also enjoys conducting outreach and training to help educate and increase the public’s awareness of the laws against discrimination. 

Ms. Boggs graduated magna cum laude from the Ohio State University, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Chinese. Ms. Boggs earned her Masters in Labor Relations and Human Resources from Cleveland State University. She holds both the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and Society for Human Resource Management-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) certifications and teaches the SHRM certification test preparation class at Cleveland State University. 

Ms. Boggs is a member of College Now Mentoring Program, Ohio State University Alumni Club of Cleveland, Organization of Chinese Americans, Society for Human Resource Management, and United Way. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, spending time outdoors with her husband and two daughters and playing softball.

 map of the counties that make up the Cleveland Regional Office

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Akron and Cleveland Regional Office Staff on Underground Railroad Tour conducted by the US Park Services
June 2017