Oricko welcomed to Board of DD

The Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities held its annual organizational meeting last Monday. Tim Coll, president; Ken Baumgartner, vice-president; and Marle Weber, secretary were all reelected to their positons.

The Board established meeting dates and times for their regular 2016 board meetings, which will be held on the third Monday of each month at 1:30 p.m., with the exception of the February which will be held on Feb. 8. The Board Finance and Personnel/Program Committees will meet on the second Monday of the month, starting in March, at the following times: Finance Committee, 10:00 a.m. and Personnel/Program Committee, 10:30 a.m. Publicity Committee Meetings will be held at 1 p.m. before each Board meeting, also starting in March.

All meetings will be held at the Fulton County Board Administrative Offices at 1210 N. Ottokee St., Wauseon.

The Board also welcomed new Board member Mike Oricko. Oricko brings public experience to the Board having retired as the Fulton County Health Commissioner in February 2015 after working many years at the Fulton County Health Department.

Oricko replaces Penny Earl.Earl served three terms with the Board, having started in 2003.