OCA Staff

Questions? Concerns? Recommendations? Your OCA staff is at your service.
      Chris Runyan, President
      [email protected]
  • OCA President since 2007
  • liaison with board of directors
  • strategic staff and resource management
  • day-to-day operational oversight of the Association

          Kim Bowling, Administrative Assistant
      [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 2006
  • administrative support for OCA Finance Department
  • accounts receivable - membership fees, event/program invoices
  • work dues
          Kim Dillon, Administrative Assistant/Receptionist
      [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 1984
  • administrative support for OCA President
  • the voice that greets you when you call OCA
  • visitor ambassador
      Chris Engle, Director - Public Agency Advocacy
      [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 2006
  • liaison with Ohio's government entities - including ODOT
  • planning, advice and expertise for contract administration issues
  • professional engineer - 33 yrs in the industry, 22 as ODOT Deputy Director
       Michelle Holdgreve, Director - Legislative/Environmental Advocacy
     [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 2018
  • grassroots activities
  • liaison with policy entities
  • annual fly in/drive in, PAC
          Melanie Kitchen, Director - Chapter Development
      [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 2013
  • liaison to executive committees in OCA's chapters
  • chapter meetings and events
  • primary point-of-contact for local volunteers
          Lynda Pomeroy, Director - Membership/Advancement Foundation
      [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 2014
  • member retention and recruitment
  • OCA Advancement Foundation
  • communicate the benefits of membership
         Mark Potnick, Director - Labor Relations/Safety Affairs
      [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 1997
  • 40 years experience in employment law and labor relations
  • negotiate union collective bargaining agreements
  • resource for safety issues including workers' comp group rating
          David Rule, Director - Member Events
      [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 2019
  • statewide events - Winter Conference, Conaway Conference, Estimating Competition
  • educational and training programs
  • Future Leaders Forum, Estimating Competition

      Sharon Stanfield, Director - Finance
[email protected]

  • joined OCA in 2017
  • annual budget, year-end audit
  • accounts payable
  • HR administration and payroll
          LuAnn Weethee, Administrative Assistant
       [email protected]
  • joined OCA in 2008
  • chapter event registration
  • administrative support  for chapter and legislative activities
  • PAC support



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