The Ohio Civil Service Employees Association
31st Biennial Convention
Opening ceremonies for the OCSEA Conventions included a Star Spangled Banner performance by Montgomery Developmental Center Pres. James Lacking, the presentation of colors by the DR&C Honor Guard, welcome addresses from Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman and City Council Pres. Andrew Ginther, and a rousing start from AFL-CIO Pres. Tim Burga.
OCSEA President Christopher Mabe spoke on the State of the Union and Secretary-Treasurer Kathy Stewart reported to a packed crowd of delegates as the business of the union got underway.