For Immediate Release
January 27, 2011

Bode named Interim Executive Director

January 27, 2011 (COLUMBUS) The Ohio School Facilities Commission named Eric Bode as the agency's Interim Executive Director. The announcement was made at the Commission's organizational meeting in Columbus.

Bode has been with the Commission since 2000 and serves as the Commission's Chief Fiscal Officer. He will serve as interim Executive Director until the Commission designates a permanent replacement for Richard Murray, who resigned as the Commission's Executive Director earlier in January.

About OFCC

Established in 1997, the Commission is responsible for administration of the state’s school construction and renovation program. The Commission is currently working with, or has completed all necessary work in, nearly two-thirds of the state’s 613 school districts.

On September 10, 2012, the Commission was consolidated with the Office of the State Architect to form the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission. The Ohio School Facilities Commission continues to exist as a separate commission within the new agency, focusing on funding Ohio’s comprehensive K-12 school construction program.


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