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Field Hearing on Reauthorization of the Appalachian Regional Commission

April 2006

A field hearing of the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
chaired by Senator George V. Voinovich

April 20, 2006
10:00 a.m. (Media access at 9:30 a.m.)
Washington State Community College
Graham Auditorium
710 Colgate Drive
Marietta, Ohio

Panel 1: Federal, State, and Regional Leadership Perspectives
Anne B. Pope, Federal Co-Chair, Appalachian Regional Commission
T.J. Justice, Director, Ohio Governor's Office of Appalachia
Don Myers, Director, Ohio Mid-Eastern Governments Association

Panel 2: Telecommunications Progress Panel
David Matusoff, Principal and Director of Technology Planning, Whiteboard Broadband Solutions
Gary Little, President and CEO, Information Technology Alliance of Appalachian Ohio
David Scholl, President and CEO, Diagnostic Hybrids, Inc.
Angela Stuber, Executive Director, Ohio Community Computing Network, and President, National Association of Community Technology Centers

Panel 3: Water Infrastructure Progress Panel
Jeff Hughes, Director, Environmental Finance Center, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Steve Grossman, Executive Director, Ohio Water Development Authority
Ken Reed, Director, Vinton County Community and Economic Development