Kimberly Dent, Executive Director
 Phone:(614) 752-0583
Joshua Counceller, Project Manager 
 Phone: ( 614) 644-1126 
Terri Simons, Administrative Assistant
Terena Arnold, Program Manager

Phone: (614) 915-9966

Office Location
Ohio Dept. of Job & Family Services
OFA/Ohio Commission on Fatherhood
 30 E. Broad St. 31st Floor
 Columbus, OH 43215
 Mailing Address
Ohio Dept. of Job & Family Services
OFA/Ohio Commission on Fatherhood
 P.O. Box 183204
 Columbus, OH 43218-3204
 Fax:  (614) 466-1767


New Work Location:
We have moved. Our new physical address is located in downtown Columbus area.

Ohio Dept. of Job & Family Services 
Office of Family Assistance
Ohio Commission on Fatherhood
30 E. Broad St. 31st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215

Please go to either website to get directions: or  


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Upcoming Events

The Commission Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 10, 2022 from 10:00 am. – 12:00 p.m. 

(ODJFS) OCF Commission Meeting 
Date: November 10, 2022 at 10:00 am – 12 noon
Location: Vern Riffe Building (Riffe)
77 S. High St. 19th Floor, Conference Room 1948
Columbus, OH  43215

The meeting will be IN-PERSON. Please allow time to find parking and going through the security checks at the Vern Riffe Building. Please bring your photo Identification.

2022 Commission Meeting Dates:    Feb. 10, May 12, July 14, Sept. 8 and Nov. 10.

If you would like to attend a commission meeting or if you have any questions, please contact Terri Simons via e-mail at

If you need to speak to someone over the phone, please contact Executive Director Kimberly Dent at 614-752-0583.