Mr. Eddie Harrell, Jr., has been appointed to a five-year term on the Ohio Civil Rights Commission by Governor Strickland. Mr. Harrell has held a number of prominent Columbus-area community service-based leadership positions. Mr. Harrell also has a business management background. Mr. Harrell is a graduate of Otterbein College with a degree in Business Administration and holds an MBA from Ashland University. Mr. Harrell currently serves as the President and CEO of the Columbus Urban League.