Developmental Disabilities Services Board

Expiration Date Member Last First
12/31/2024 Abes Alan
12/31/2024 Jones Stephen
12/31/2024 Magenheim Andrew
12/31/2025 Faruqui Tasha
12/31/2025 Thrower Leesha Marie



Provides funding for developmental disability programs (e.g., schools, work-site shelters, group homes). Ohio Revised Code, Section 5126.05

Establishing Authority:

Ohio Revised Code, Section 5126.02


Seven (7) members: five (5) shall be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), and two (2) shall be appointed by the probate judge of the county. Each member shall be a resident of the county. The membership of the board shall, as nearly as possible, reflect the composition of the population of the service district as to race and gender.

The Board scheduled meetings will be at 5:00PM on the second Tuesday of each month. No meetings are scheduled for February and July. All meetings will take place at the HCDDS offices at 1520 Madison Road (45206).


Members may be appointed to three consecutive four year terms.


Leia Snyder, Superintendent, DD Services
1520 Madison Road
Cincinnati, Ohio, 45206

Phone: (513) 794-3300
Fax: (513) 794-6608