Location: Columbus, OH
Organization: Ohio Child Care Resource and Referral Association
Todd is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the Ohio Child Care Resource and Referral Association (OCCRRA). In 2010 after almost 15 years working in state government, Todd joined OCCRRA and transitioned into his role supporting the OCCRRA Board of Directors and a team of experienced and well respected professionals who develop and implement programs, products, and services to support early care, learning, and afterschool professionals and programs across the state.
Todd comes to the CEO role with an extensive background in leadership positions in state government serving at the Ohio Department of Education, Ohio Department of Administrative Services and Ohio Department of Public Safety. He has been very successful in advocating for funding and program improvements on behalf of children and families inside and outside of government.
The Ohio Child Care Resource & Referral Association (OCCRRA) is a non-profit agency member association for the state’s seven local child care resource and referral agencies (CCR&Rs). These CCR&Rs serve as regional hubs, providing services to Ohio’s 12 service delivery areas (SDAs). OCCRRA’s centralized staff also provides coordination of services for early learning and afterschool programs and professionals.
In his spare time, Todd enjoys spending time with his wife, two children, and family as well as being an avid reader of fiction and music enthusiast.