ACCS Board

The Athens County Children Services (ACCS) Board is comprised of community volunteers appointed by the Athens County Commissioners to serve four year terms. The Board sets policy and acts as the stewards and trustees of Athens County Children Services. ACCS Board meetings are formal meetings. They are governed by the laws of Ohio and the policies of the Board.

The Athens County Children Services Board Members are:

  • Nancy Schell, Chair
  • Chris Innis
  • Barry Oches, Ph.D
  • Missy Bond
  • Linda Main Clark
  • Shelley Leiberman
  • Dave Diggle
  • John Sole

Meetings are open to the public. ACCS Board meeting agendas are published the week prior to the scheduled Board meeting.

If you would like a copy of the proposed agenda, please call Ashlee Mitchell at 740-592-3061 or e-mail her at ashlee.mitchell@jfs.ohio.gov

You may also write to us at ACCS, PO Box 1046, Athens, Ohio 45701.

Your attendance and participation at the Board meeting is welcomed. The Athens County Children Services Board has set aside time during each Board meeting to hear your comments.

To address the Board, please:

  • Sign in at the table in the back of the meeting room. Anyone may sign this list and be able to address the Board.
  • Limit the length of your address to the Board to five minutes or less. The length of time a person can speak to the Board is set by policy.
  • Understand the Board is only able to listen to your remarks. The Board is not able to respond to questions or engage in discussion.
  • Please do not mention names of clients during the meeting. The Board members may choose to request further discussion in a closed meeting if client matters need to be discussed.