Board of Directors

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.

Board Members:

Representative Larry Householder - CSRAB Chair
Senator Bob Peterson - Vice-chair
Vincent Keeran, Clerk of the Ohio Senate - Secretary
Timothy Cosgrove - representing the Public-At-Large
Senator Hearcel Craig
Representative Erica Crawley
Laurel Dawson - Chief of Staff, Office of the Governor
Richard F. Hillis, representing the Ohio History Connection
Honorable Tom Niehaus, former Ohio Senate President
Brad Young, Clerk of the Ohio House

Ex-Officio Member:
Charles R. Moses, Capitol Square Foundation Chair

Executive Director:
Laura P. Battocletti, CSRAB Executive Director