Educator Conduct Hearings

If the State Board of Education intends to suspend, limit or revoke an educator's license or deny an educator's application for licensure, the educator has the right to request an administrative hearing to challenge the State Board's intended action.

Following are disciplinary hearings that are currently scheduled:

AUGUST 2016

Case Name Hearing Date* Hearing Time
In the matter of
Lisa A. Bell
8/2/16 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

In the matter of
Theresa Thurman

8/10/16 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Vern Riffe Center
Room 1932
In the matter of
Kathleen L. Hohenberger
8/11/16;
8/12/16; and
8/15/16
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Chanell C. Benson
8/19/16 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Amanda K. Johnson
8/22/16 and
8/23/16
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Delmarr O. Calhoun, Sr.
8/23/16 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Timothy Bailey
8/25/16 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Shawn M. Sprouse
8/25/16 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Melissa R. Brewer
8/31/16 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

SEPTEMBER 2016

Case Name Hearing Date* Hearing Time
In the matter of
Sherri Waggoner
9/1/16 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Michael T. Spinella
9/8/16 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Matthew Schafer
9/12/16 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Dion R. Jackson
9/16/16 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Thad Unkefer
9/22/16 and
9/23/16
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
April Hershey
9/26/16 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Jamie D. Banks
09/27/16 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

OCTOBER 2016

Case Name Hearing Date* Hearing Time
In the matter of
Pamela B. Diggs
10/4/16 and
10/5/16
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Ty T. Whitaker
10/12/16 and
10/13/16
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Vern Riffe Center
Room 1932
In the matter of
Martha A. Hal
10/24/16;
10/25/16;
10/26/16; and
10/27/16
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Vern Riffe Center
Room 1952
In the matter of
Thomas K. Millisor
10/26/16 and
10/27/16
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

NOVEMBER 2016

Case Name Hearing Date* Hearing Time
In the matter of
Mary A. Ey
11/7/16;
11/8/16;
11/9/16; and
11/10/16
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Brynna J. Post
11/14/16 and
11/15/16
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Amanda J. Holler
11/16/16 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In the matter of
Lori McPeek
11/17/16 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

DECEMBER 2016

Case Name Hearing Date* Hearing Time
In the matter of
Tara J. Herberger
12/5/16;
12/6/16; and
12/7/16
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
In the matter of
Patricia A. Donaldson
12/12/16;
12/13/16;
12/14/16;
12/15/16; and
12/16/16
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Vern Riffe Center
Room 1932

JANUARY 2017

Case Name Hearing Date* Hearing Time
In the matter of
Daniel A. Martin
1/9/17;
1/10/17;
1/11/17; and
1/12/17
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


*All hearing dates are subject to change.

Unless otherwise noted, hearings are held at the Ohio Department of Education, 25 S. Front Street, Columbus OH 43215.

All hearings are open to the public, however, the hearing officer may close the hearing to protect compelling interests and rights or to comply with statutory requirements.

Anyone planning to attend a hearing should contact the Office of Professional Conduct (OPC) at 614-466-5638 in advance of the hearing to receive information regarding identification required to access the hearing location. At that time, OPC will verify whether there have been changes to the hearing schedule.

Last Modified: 8/26/2016 10:24:54 AM