AOP-20 Connects During Summer 2019

The first council meeting of the 2019-20 school year!


Thursday, September 19, 2019

Zane State College
Paul R. Brown Hall
9900 Brick Church Road
Cambridge, OH

8:30 a.m. – Registration
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Council Meeting



Lisa Gray, Ohio Excels President, and Calista Smith, Scale Strategic Solutions President,
delivered the keynote at the September 19 council meeting.
Their topic was “Connecting education to regional data and business needs.”

The complete agenda:

  • Welcome and Opening Remarks by David N. Branch, MVESC Superintendent and Andy Brooks, OVESC Superintendent
  • Complete to Compete Grant Overview by Dr. Barbara Hansen, AOP-20 and Muskingum University and Molly Dunn, Director of Outreach and Recruitment, Zane State College.
  • “Kids say the most inspiring things” by Dr. Barbara Hansen and Diane Jones, AOP-20 – Hear what 500 kids said this summer at 4 county fairs!
  • Highlighting a regional best practice – “Characters of Success” Video Series by Muskingum Valley Business Advisory Council, Amy Luby, MVESC Special Projects Manager, and Bob Walden, MVBAC Coordinator
  • Highlighting a regional best practice – Local school district staff visits business by Dan Leffingwell, Noble Local Superintendent.
  • Plus: Q&A and Council Engagement!