CSRAB - 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 Capitol Square structures and grounds.


Daily operations of the Board are performed by an executive director and staff. The staff manages the maintenance, operations and security of the Capitol Square buildings and grounds, and operates the underground parking garage, and Statehouse Museum Shop.


The Board also grants permits for public activities occurring on the Statehouse grounds and oversees the operations of the Capitol Cafe. The Ohio Statehouse Museum Education Center coordinates tours of Capitol Square and provides information about the buildings, their history and Ohio's government.


Board Members:

Honorable Bob Peterson, Senator - CSRAB Chair

Honorable Cliff Rosenberger, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Vice-chair

Richard F. Hillis, Representing the Ohio Historical Connection - Secretary 

Honorable Nicholas J. Celebrezze, member of the House of Representatives

Juan P. Cespedes, Representing the Ohio Arts Council

Honorable Jo Ann Davidson, Former Speaker of the House of Representatives

Beth Hansen, Chief of Staff, Office of the Governor

Vincent Keeran, Clerk of the Senate

Robert F. Klaffky, Representing the Public-At-Large

Honorable Tom Niehaus, Former Senate President

Honorable Michael Skindell, Senator 

Brad Young, Clerk of the House of Representatives


Ex-Officio Members:

Laura P. Clemens, CSRAB Executive Director

Charles R. Moses, Capitol Square Foundation Chair