Adam Herman

Chief Operating Officer

Adam Herman serves as the association's chief operating officer. As part of the association's leadership team, he manages many aspects of the organization's day-to-day operations, plans and executes strategic initiatives, and oversees all aspects of the association's two flagship professional development conferences. He also serves a registered lobbyist in the State of Ohio and works to achieve key advocacy objectives on behalf of county boards.

Prior to joining OACB in 2011, Herman advised elected officials at the state and local level on legislation, public policy, media/community relations, and constituent affairs. Former appointments have included positions with Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray, former Canton mayor William Healy, former House Minority Leader Joyce Beatty, and members of the Democratic caucus of the Ohio House of Representatives. 

An active community volunteer in his personal time, he currently serves as board president of the Franklinton Arts District in Columbus. Herman holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Kent State University and is a graduate of the Leadership Columbus Class of 2020.

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