John Martin – Keynote
Director, The Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
Director Martin knows the DD community first-hand, not only as the father of a young adult son with disabilities, but also as the former Executive Director of Sunshine Inc. of Northwest Ohio since 1984, a non-profit organization serving people with DD and their families.
President, Champaign Residential Services, Inc.
DSP, RHDD Inc.
CEO, Toward Independence
Dr. Matthew Sprowl
Executive Director, OADSP
Superintendent, Licking County Board of Developmental Disabilities
His primary love is for his band, Blue Spectrum. The members of Blue Spectrum share a deep love of creating and performing music together and living the words of their impassioned motto:
“Life is not to be viewed through the single lens of a diagnosis but to be lived through the Spectrum of potential, promise and purpose”.