Economic Inclusion Advisory Council (EIAC)

Expiration Date Member Last First Represents
07/20/2024 Albert Steven Gr. Cinti. Chinese Chamber of Commerce
07/20/2024 Drane Emmett Ohio Valley Assoc. of Builders and Contractors
07/20/2024 Moore Robert WBEC-ORV
07/20/2024 Okhuysen Francisco Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
07/20/2024 Thomer Tracy IBEW Local 212
07/20/2025 Bostic Sean Hamilton County DDS
07/20/2025 Dunn Jason African American Chamber of Commerce
07/20/2025 Harris Charolette Urban League of Greater Southwest Ohio / Business Development & Entrepreneurship
07/20/2025 Jain Krutarth Indian American Chamber of Commerce
07/20/2025 Vroom Ebow Cinti. USA Regional Chamber of Commerce
07/20/2026 Bush Randy United Way
07/20/2026 Wright Bryan At-Large
07/20/2026 Burlew Randi At-Large
07/20/2026 Starr Michelle At-Large
07/20/2026 Steele James Human Services Chamber



Meetings will be held quarterly from 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, on:

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2023
  • Wednesday, February 28, 2024
  • Wednesday, May 22, 2024
  • Wednesday, August 28, 2024
  • Wednesday, November 20, 2024

Meetings will be held virtually until further notice.


The Hamilton County Board of Commissioners established the office of Economic Inclusion (EIAC) to promote inclusion in County procurement and County employment practices for all people of Hamilton County regardless of race, gender, disability, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The Advisory Council was created to assist the Office of Economic Inclusion and other relevant County departments in achieving the County's goals for economic inclusion.

Establishing Authority:

The EIAC was established by Resolution by the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners in May of 2017 and members were selected and appointed in July 2017. For more information, view the Resolution establishing the Economic Inclusion Advisory Council (EIAC).


Council members were assigned staggered terms of 1, 2, or 3 years. All are eligible for a second term of 3 years.




Robert Bell, Director of Economic Inclusion
138 E. Court Street, Room 603
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Phone: (513) 946-4428
Fax: (513) 946-4444
Email: [email protected]