The Board's Role
The role of the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board (CSRAB) is to provide all educational, maintenance, support and security services for the Capitol Square (CS).
Daily operations of the Board are performed by an executive director and staff. The staff manages the maintenance, operations and security of the CS, and operates the underground parking garage, and Statehouse Museum Shop.
The Board also grants permits for public activities occurring in and on the CS and oversees the operation of the Capitol Cafe. The Ohio Statehouse Museum Education Center coordinates tours of the CS and provides information about the buildings, their history and Ohio's government.
Senator Bob Peterson - CSRAB Chair
Representative Ryan Smith - Vice-chair
Richard F. Hillis, representing the Ohio History Connection - Secretary
Representative Janine Boyd
Juan P. Cespedes, representing the Ohio Arts Council
Honorable Jo Ann Davidson, former Speaker of the Ohio House
Laurel Dawson - Chief of Staff, Office of the Governor
Vincent Keeran, Clerk of the Ohio Senate
Timothy Cosgrove - representing the Public-At-Large
Honorable Tom Niehaus, former Ohio Senate President
member of the Ohio Senate
Brad Young, Clerk of the Ohio House
Laura P. Battocletti, CSRAB Executive Director
Charles R. Moses, Capitol Square Foundation Chair