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The Board

Current Board Members

2018 Mahoning County Board of Developmental Disabilities Board Members

First Row L to R: Attorney Angela Battaglia (Prosecutor’s Office), Marilee Meloy (Recording Secretary), Andrea Patton and Jodi Kale
Second Row L to R: Peter Noll (Vice President), Gary O’Nesti (President), Christopher Sammarone (Board Attorney), Bill Whitacre (Superintendent) , Charles Holden and Joseph Pecchia

Mr. Gary G. O’Nesti

Appointed to the Board in June of 2011 by the Board of Mahoning County Commissioners. Mr. O’Nesti has served the Board of several committees and was recently reelected by the Board for his third term as Board President in 2019.

Mr. Peter Noll

Appointed to the Board in February of 2014 by the Board of Mahoning County Commissioners. Mr. Noll is the Chairperson of the Finance Committee, serves on the Ethics Committee and was recently reelected by the Board for his third term as Board Vice President in 2019.

Mrs. Marilee Meloy

Appointed to the Board in November of 2014 by the Mahoning County Probate Court. Mrs. Meloy serves on the Programs, Service Initiatives, and Personnel Committee and the Finance Committee and was recently reelected by the Board for her third term as Board Recording Secretary in 2019.

Mr. Joseph Pecchia

Appointed to the Board in January 2012 by the Mahoning County Probate Court. Mr. Pecchia serves as the Chairperson of the Ethics Committee, as well as, the Board Capital Facilities and Grounds Committee.

Mrs. Jodi Kale

Appointed to the Board in January 2017 by the Board of Mahoning County Commissioners. Mrs. Kale serves on the Board Finance Committee and the Capital Facilities and Grounds Committee.

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Mrs. Andrea Patton

Appointed to the Board in January 2018 by the Board of Mahoning County Commissioners. Mrs. Patton serves on the Board Programs, Service Initiatives, and Personnel Committee and on the Board Capital Facilities and Grounds Committee.