Brehmer to attend OSBA conference

Staff Report

Swanton Local School District Board of Education President Steve Brehmer will attend the 61st annual Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA) Capital Conference and Trade Show, which will be held Nov. 13-16 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.

More than 9,000 people are expected to attend this year’s conference, which features nearly 150 sessions of panel discussions, workshops, one-on-one assistance and nationally renowned speakers addressing a variety of educational issues.

Keynote speakers at the 2016 Capital Conference include actor and activist Ernie Hudson (“Ghostbusters”); actor and school board member Steven Michael Quezada (“Breaking Bad”); and Emmy Award-winning journalist Leeza Gibbons.

Brehmer expects to attend sessions with topics ranging from Communication and Community Engagement and Contract Negotiations, to such things as School Bus Safety and effectively dealing with change.

In its 61st year, the Ohio School Boards Association leads the way to educational excellence by serving Ohio’s public school board members and the diverse districts they represent through superior service, unwavering advocacy and creative solutions

Staff Report