Staff & Contact Information

Council Contact Information

Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council
899 East Broad Street, Suite 203
Columbus, OH 43205

Telephone: 614-466-5205
Toll Free: 800-766-7426
FAX: 614-466-0298

Executive Director: Carolyn Knight
Council Chairperson: Joanna Spargo

Publication Requests

Some of our publications are available as printed booklets. Contact Carla Cox at 614-644-5538 or to see if the publication you want is available and to place an order. There is no cost for our publications.

New Membership Applications

Are you interested in applying to be appointed to become a member of DD Council? We accept applications year-round. Click here for more information.

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Council Staff

Fatica Ayers, Policy Analyst
Community Living Committee

Carla Cox, Program Administrator
Technology and Communication Committee

Kim Crishbaum, Electronic Design Specialist
Technology and Communication Committee

Gilbrina Dillon, Program Administrator

Paul Jarvis, Policy Analyst
Public Policy Committee

Carolyn Knight, Executive Director

Ken Latham, Policy Analyst
Outreach Committee

Leslie Paull, Policy Analyst
Employment Committee
Leadership Development Committee

Robin Shipp, Fiscal
Grants Coordinator