OFDA Staff

Executive Director

Executive Director

Melissa S. Sullivan

  • Media liaison
  • Legal issues
  • Member relations & services
  • Master Trust
  • Legislative & Political Action
  • NFDA liaison
  • Financial & Budget
  • Facility oversight
  • Staff oversight & evaluation
  • Melissa@OFDAonline.org
Assistant Executive Director

Assistant Executive Director

Colin Evans

  • Fiscal activity oversight
  • Member services activity and oversight
  • Human resources and staff oversight
  • Website oversight
  • Facility oversight
  • Scholastic Assistance Program oversight
  • Political Action Committee oversight
  • Colin@OFDAonline.org
Education & Events Coordinator

Education & Events Coordinator

Diana Carpenter

  • Diana's last day with OFDA was January 15. We are very appreciative of her 26 years of service to OFDA and wish her the best in her new role as office manager at Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center in Delaware, OH.
  • If you have questions regarding OFDA education events, CE or webinars please contact Craig Stires or Colin Evans at the OFDA office.
Director of Preneed Trust Operations

Director of Preneed Trust Operations

Laura N. Dempsey

  • Member services daily activities
  • Master Trust 
  • Digital Director editor
  • Buckeye Director editor
  • laura@ofdaonline.org
Member Engagement Coordinator

Member Engagement Coordinator

Amy L. Baucher

  • Membership activity & data maintenance
  • Maintains website information
  • Death notifications & condolences
  • Scholastic Assistance Program
  • Political Action Committee
  • Social media
  • amyb@ofdaonline.org
Professional Development Coordinator

Professional Development Coordinator

Craig P. Stires

  • Educational programming design and implementation
  • Curriculum and content development for seminars, conferences, and educational training resources
  • Association support services
  • Facility operations
  • craig@ofdaonline.org
Association Assistant

Association Assistant

Amy I. Zanetos

  • Legislative Advocacy Summit
  • Produce specialty material for OFDA membership
  • Association support services
  • Amy@OFDAonline.org