"For the last five years I've had the pleasure of working with and learning about this organization at the state, national and international level. Meeting and speaking with other professionals who take pride in the work that they do and who utilize this organizations to share their passion for workforce development. I look forward to continued service in this organization."
Alphrena Prince, Ohio IAWP President 2016 - 2017
"I am grateful to be a member of IAWP. As a member, I have been able to build professional relationships while taking advantage of educational opportunities."
Lisa O'Connell-Paccioretti, Ohio IAWP President 2015-2016
The Ohio chapter was chartered January 1, 1942. The Ohio chapter is rich in history. The state is an original member of the association and the first president, Fred C. Croxton (1913-14) was from Ohio. Besides Croxton, there have been five other international presidents from Ohio:
* W. F. Hennessy (the association’s second president) 1914-15
* Ralph E. Gabele, 1951-52
* Mary B. Keller, 1959-60
* Thomas Buescher 1996-97
* George Faithful 2008-2009
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