Area Contacts By County

Area Contacts by County

OBS Area Contacts (ACs) are individuals with knowledge and experience related to all aspects of bluebird conservation, from nestbox design and placement to nest monitoring and how to manage problems during the nesting process.  ACs are available to answer questions and provide advice for those needing help with bluebirds or other cavity nesters.  In addition, ACs are often available to give presentations to local clubs and other groups.  For more information about the OBS AC program or to get in contact with an area contact, send an email to Please include your county and/or the name of the area contact you’d like to correspond with in your subject line. 

Allen: Mark Mohr 

Ashland: Linda Lang 

Athens: F. Reid & Teresa Caldwell 

Auglaize: Mark Mohr 

Champaign: Jean Rutan 

Clark: Bethany Gray 

Columbiana: Jason Short

Crawford: Mary Lee Minor 

Cuyahoga: John Barber 

Darke: Bob Luttmer 

Delaware: Dick Tuttle and Paula Ziebarth 

Erie: Mel Bird 

Fairfield: JoAnn Kale 

Franklin: Julie Aldridge & Darlene Sillick

Geauga: Jay Brindo 

Greene: Bethany Gray

Guernsey: Tom Barber 

Hamilton: Jim Romine 


Holmes: Marcella Hawkins 

Huron: Mel Bird 

Lake: Mike Watson

Licking: JoAnn Kale

Lorain: Penny Brandau 

Lucas: Tammy Seaman 

Medina: Dale Rabung

Miami: Teresa Peters 

Montgomery: Sam Romeo 


Ottawa: Lisa Rock and Paula Ziebarth 

Pickaway: Carrie Hill 

Portage: Darrell Gammon

Ross: Carrie Hill 

Sandusky: Lisa Rock 


Stark: Darrell Gammon & Judy Semroc

Trumbull: Loyd Marshall

Union: Darlene Sillick

Warren: Art Jeffries 

Wayne: Mel Bolt 

Wood: Terry Hamlin