It was a great opportunity for the representatives around the state to meet members of the Board of Regional Ministries for 2009.  On October 16, 2008 at the 183rd Annual Gathering, several of the new members of the Board were presented to those gathered in the Ballroom at the Crowne Plaza in Columbus.

Those present who were elected to the Board of Regional Ministries for 2009 - Rev. Matt Thomas, First Baptist Warren, At-Large member; Rev. Gary Boggs, First Baptist Tipp City, Treasurer; Beverly Keyse, First Baptist Painesville, Secretary; Rev. Patty Bilyeu, First Baptist Marietta, President; Rev. Joe Seese, First Baptist Zanesville, At-Large member; and at the lectern, Rev. Tim Mohon, Grand Prairie Baptist Church, Past-President.