Buckeye Hills Regional Council: working cooperatively to improve our region

Service Divisions

Programs and services improving the quality of life for residents in Southeast Ohio

Community & Economic Development

Public infrastructure financing, planning, data analysis, research, and other technical assistance to local governments.

Aging & Disability

Programs, services, and case management focused on keeping elders and those with disabilities in their homes.

Transportation Planning

Transportation planning and outreach services focused on improving the transportation networks serving our citizens.

Mapping & Data

Data research and analysis as well as GIS and GPS mapping services.

Buckeye Hills 2016 Annual Report

About Us

Council of Governments

Formed in 1968 as a voluntary organization made up of representatives of local governments in Southeastern Ohio. Local Development Districts were formed to provide technical assistance to communities working to secure state and federal resources to help improve the lives of local residents.

  • Member Counties

    Representing Southeastern Ohio

  • Member Communities

    Cities and Villages

  • Staff Members

    Citizens Working For Citizens

  • Years of Service

    A Legacy of Cooperation and Assistance: Founded in 1968

Building Bridge to Careers is a partner with the Appalachian Ohio Innovation Gateway Network - an Appalachian Regional Commission funded POWER grant program. We are excited for their move to a new location in Marietta. This article sums up the work they were able to do at their current site in the Marietta Armory.
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Buckeye Hills Regional Council Assistant Executive Director Rick Hindman shares his thoughts on #Transforming Appalachia. What does #TransformingAppalachia mean to you? ... See MoreSee Less

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The Buckeye Hills Aging & Disability Division Regional Advisory Council elected officers for 2018. They include (from left): Vice-President, Monroe County Commissioner Carl Davis; with Aging & Disability Director Jennifer Westfall; Secretary Sarah Hoover and President Herman Gray. We look forward to a great year - celebrating 50 years with Buckeye Hills in 2018! ... See MoreSee Less

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The Regional Advisory Council of the Buckeye Hills Aging & Disability Division enjoyed special guest and storyteller Bob Welsh at its December meeting. Bob is an author and inspirational speaker who has a unique way of weaving stories into verse. Bob is retired from a 30-year career with the Ohio Highway Patrol. Learn more at:http://www.bobwelsh.com/ ... See MoreSee Less

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The Regional Advisory Council of the Buckeye Hills Aging & Disability Division is celebrating today. We thank the 2017 officers for their service to the group and to the region. From left: Jennifer Westfall - Aging Director; Herman Gray, Vice-Pres.; Greg Green, President; and Nancy Gibson, Secretary. ... See MoreSee Less

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Buckeye Hills Regional Council Aging & Disability shared Growing Bolder's post. ... See MoreSee Less

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Just a Reminder from the Lifestyle Change Network! Women's Cancer Screenings Offered Dec. 19 from 9a-3p in Athens at the Mobile Clinic ~ Heritage Community Clinic - 16 W. Green Dr. ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Team

Executive Staff & Program Directors
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Misty Casto

Executive Director
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Rick Hindman

Assistant Executive Director
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Bret Allphin

Development Director
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Denise Keyes

Fiscal Director
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Gwynn Stewart

Communications Director
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Jamie Lewis

MIS Director
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Jennifer Westfall

Aging Director
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Dawn Weber

Homecare Director
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Kim Flanigan

LTC Ombudsman Director
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Jill McCartney

Director of Outreach & Development

Celebrating 50 Years: 1968-2018

Latest news

Events and Stories from around the Buckeye Hills Region