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Tribute To Robert L. Corbin February 13, 2013
Michael Turner, R-OH
"After his return home, Bob contributed generous amounts of his time and energy to better our community. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Otterbein College, and entered the food service industry. He became CEO of Foodcraft Management Company, and served as president of the Ohio Restaurant Association and the Miami Valley Restaurant Association. He served for 24 years in the Ohio State House of Representatives, from 1977 to 2001. As chair of both the Commerce Committee and the Labor and Finance Committee, Bob earned a reputation as a voice of reason and fairness."
In Honor And Recognition Of Michael P. Sokolowski April 20, 2010
Dennis Kucinich, D-OH
"Mr. Sokolowski was born the youngest of three children in Cleveland to parents Bernard and Marion Sokolowski. He graduated from Cleveland Central Catholic High School in 1979. In 1983, he graduated from Otterbein College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications. After college, Mr. Sokolowski joined his sister Marylou and brother Bernie in running the family business—Sokolowski’s University Inn. Mr. Sokolowski and his siblings are the third generation at the Inn, which was established in 1923. The Inn is a Cleveland landmark and has been featured several times on local TV, radio and the Food Network."
Tribute To C. Brent Devore May 14, 2009
Sherrod Brown, D-OH
"Mr. President, today I honor the career of Dr. C. Brent DeVore, the dean of higher education presidents in central Ohio. For 25 years, Dr. DeVore has served Otterbein College, its students, and the Westerville, OH, community. He retires at the end of this academic year."
Recognizing Dr. C. Brent Devore April 23, 2009
Pat Tiberi, R-OH
"Madam Speaker, it is my pleasure to recognize Dr. C. Brent DeVore for his service and tenure at Otterbein College."
Tribute To General Lance W. Lord March 30, 2006
Jeff Sessions, R-AL
"General Lord prepared for his illustrious Air Force career by graduating from Otterbein College and its Reserve Officer Training Corps in 1968. In January of 1969, General Lord was introduced to the Air Force through Intercontinental Ballistic Missile, ICBM, operational readiness and combat crew missile training. This training led to his first assignment to North Dakota as a Minuteman II combat crewmember. General Lord’s Air Force journey would take him and Beccy through a series of Air Staff and Department of Defense assignments relating to space and strategic and tactical missile systems. He was assigned as the military assistant to the director of Net Assessment and directed the Ground-Launched Cruise Missile Program in Europe. He served as the commander of the 10th Strategic Missile Squadron in Montana, vice commander of the 351st Strategic Missile Wing in Missouri, and later commanded two ICBM wings in Wyoming and North Dakota. In California, General Lord commanded the 30th Space Wing responsible for satellite launch and ballistic missile test launch operations. Leading professional development and educational programs was a hallmark of General Lord’s career. He led Air Force’s education and training programs as commandant of Squadron Officer School, commander of Second Air Force in Mississippi, and commander of Air University in Alabama. Prior to assuming his current position, General Lord served as the assistant vice chief of staff for Headquarters, U.S. Air Force."

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