Ohio Society DAR Regents Awarded SAR Medals – Columbus, Ohio
From March 31st through April 3rd, 2016, the Ohio Society Daughters of the American Revolution held its 117th State Conference at the Columbus Airport Marriott Hotel in Columbus, Ohio. The event was hosted by State Regent Sandra Mitchell McCann.
Ohio Society SAR President James D. Schaffer brought greetings to the Saturday evening banquet of April 2nd. The formal affair was well attended by over 250, and featured keynote speaker Denise Doring VanBuren, National Society DAR Organizing Secretary General.
President Schaffer presented the SAR Medal of Appreciation to Regent McCann for her outstanding support given to the Ohio Society SAR over her three year term as Ohio DAR Regent. Vice Regent Nancy Shirm Wright was awarded the SAR Martha Washington Medal for the cooperative relationship that she has established with the Ohio Society SAR.
Vice Regent Wright was elected Ohio Society DAR State Regent 2016 – 2019, and will be inducted at the NSDAR 125th Continental Congress held in Washington D.C. beginning on June 15th, 2016.
Congratulations to Regent McCann for three successful years as OSDAR Regent, and to Regent-Elect Wright on her upcoming term as leader of a great organization!