John Kasich, Governor and Vanessa Niekamp, Executive Director
All meetings will be held on the 31st Floor of the Riffe Center located at 77 South High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215. All Board meetings are open to the public. Apprentice Interviews are not public meetings. Click this link , to view all scheduled meeting dates.
Please note the names and identifying information on all Compliance Recommendations to Charge agenda items are redacted from discussion and proposed notices during deliberation. Matters are referred to only by case number. Identifying information is later added during the writing of the minutes based upon the correlating case number.
MEETING MINUTES ARE AVAILABLE IN THE "MEETINGS" TAB ABOVE. Minutes shall be considered unofficial until read and approved by formal vote at succeeding regular meeting.
FORMS AND APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE "LIBRARY" TAB ABOVE. Criminal Records Check(s) in accordance with section 4776.01 of the Revised Code is required for all parties to any application for license.
All licenses expired on December 31, 2014. Any licensee who failed to renew cannot legally provide services without renewing their license. The Department of Health, Office of Vital Statistics has suspended their access to the Electronic Death Registry System (EDRS).
License verification information is accessible to the public; which includes limited contact, credential and enforcement data. Click this link LICENSE VERIFICATION, to view current license information. Those who are legally able to provide funeral services are listed as "Active".