Office of the Administrative Director

CONTACT INFORMATION

Office of the Administrative Director
Supreme Court of Ohio
65 South Front Street, 7th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3431

Phone: 614.387.9500
Fax: 614.387.9509

Administrative Director:
Steven C. Hollon

Assistant Administrative Director:
Mindi L. Wells

Administrative Counsel:
D. Allan Asbury

Government Relations Counsel:
Jo Ellen Cline

Senior Policy and Research Counsel:
John VanNorman

Research Analyst:
Corey C. Schaal

Executive Assistant:
Jennifer Dennis

Administrative Coordinator:
Andrea Kulikowski

Administrative Assistant:
Cindy Wright

Receptionist:
Carol Durley

The Administrative Director of the Court is a constitutional position. The Administrative Director is the senior non-elected officer of the Court who, in conjunction with the Chief Justice, the Justices of the Court, the Ohio Judicial Conference, and the judges of the state, is responsible for developing and communicating the long-term vision, values and direction of the Court and the judicial branch of Ohio government. The Office of the Administrative Director is the lead office in the Administrative Division. The office is responsible for providing oversight to the other offices within the division and to the other divisions of the Court.

The Office of the Administrative Director also assists in the development of emerging issues, including providing staff support for special projects, initiatives, and task forces. The office also develops and maintains relationships with the General Assembly, and monitors legislative activity on matters of interest to the Court and the judicial branch. The office also provides staff assistance to the Commission on the Rules of Superintendence, the Commission on Rules of Practice and Procedure, and follow-up monitoring to the Ohio Courts Futures Commission and the Ohio Commission on Racial Fairness.

Steven C. Hollon is the Administrative Director of the Court.

Ohio Judges' Liability Self-Insurance Program

Commission on the Rules of Superintendence

Commission on Rules of Practice & Procedure
The Commission on Rules of Practice & Procedure is established by the Supreme Court to assist the Court in exercising the rule-making powers granted in Article IV, Section 5(B), of the Ohio Constitution. The Commission is responsible for reviewing all rules governing practice and procedure in Ohio courts, receiving and considering proposed rules or amendments, and recommending rules and amendments to the Supreme Court.