Brandy has devoted her professional career to supporting the body’s
ability to function at its best through chiropractic, and her practice
has an emphasis on the care of women and children. Dr. Brandy is
certified in Webster Technique, a pregnancy specific technique proven
effective at reducing low back pain during pregnancy, allowing breach
presentations to return to a natural position, and reducing labor time
and pain levels. Postgraduate interests include nutrition and its role
in health and most recently, the pursuit of her Diplomate in
Spaulding, herself a longtime member of the OSCA, began serving on the
board in 2013 as District Director for District 12. She joined OSCA in
July of 2017 as Director of
Chiropractic Services & Special Assistant to the Executive Director. In March, she served as the Interim Executive Director, and in July was named Executive Director after a comprehensive search and interview process. In Her role is to educate legislators and department staff of the
importance of proposed legislation on behalf of the OSCA. She also
serves as the point person for member inquiries including coding,
billing, 3rd party pay, and scope of practice issues.
She is a native of Chillicothe, and after several years in Iowa and Massachusetts, returned to her hometown in 2005 with her husband Dr. Joe and two children, Aiden and Mikayla. Dr. Brandy and her husband currently run a successful practice in Chillicothe, where they specialize in rehab, acupuncture, and prenatal chiropractic. In her spare time, she enjoys running, spending time with family, and supporting her kids from the sidelines.
Senior Director of Marketing & Development
Lora Morrison has been with the OSCA since June of 2016, first as the Director of Communications and Marketing, and is now the Senior Director for Marketing and Development. Lora has extensive association management experience. She manages all association marketing, the OSCA Annual Convention, and she is the editor for the On Target Magazine. Prior to working at OSCA, she held various positions at the Ohio Grocers Association over the course of 12 years, including the Director of Membership and e-Marketing.
Lora’s marketing career has spanned over 20 years, and she has worked for a wide variety of companies, from software to concessions. Lora also owned her own Marketing Communications business for 8 years, providing marketing services and consulting for a variety of small businesses and associations. Lora’s creative expertise, strategic thinking, and dedication to teamwork have helped any company she’s worked with translate business objectives into realities.
Mrs. Morrison graduated with honors from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Affairs and a minor in Spanish. During her tenure at UC, she worked as a staff assistant for a US Congressman on Capitol Hill for a year. She also helped run a successful campaign for a Cincinnati City Councilman, and worked on his staff after he was elected. She grew up in Cincinnati, but has called Columbus, OH her home since 2000. She received her first chiropractic adjustment in 2001 and has been an advocate ever since. She credits two successful pregnancies and births (including twins) to regular chiropractic adjustments. She currently resides in Grove City with her husband Rick, son Alex, and twins Savannah and Olivia.
Director of Member Engagement & Communications
Originally from Cleveland, Nicole Ganim is a proud graduate from The Ohio State University with a double major in Political Science and International Relations and Diplomacy. She interned in Minority Leader Capri Cafaro’s office until she was promoted to Legislative Aide upon graduation. She became the Senior Legislative Aide in 2010 where she advised the Senator on all health committees like Health and Human Service and Medicaid Committee. It was during this time she developed a passion for healthcare policy.
She wanted to continue to serve to better the health and wellness of Ohioans when she began working for the OSCA in the summer of 2017. She currently manages OSCA membership, member engagement, and plans all continuing education events and seminars. She is also the point person in the office for all event registrations, webinars, and member questions. She lives in downtown Columbus, where she enjoys spinning, trying new restaurants, and spending time with her fiance Andrew, dog Gordo, friends and family.
Office Coordinator & Assistant for Presidential Operations
A Columbus, Ohio native, Tara comes to the OSCA with a variety of experience in retail, customer service and heading up various committees. Tara also was the owner of her own small clothing business. Her vivacious personality and can-do attitude makes her the perfect addition to the OSCA team. In her spare time, Tara enjoys working in her garden, reading, and baking for her friends and family. Tara currently lives in Pickerington with her children Salvatore, Luciano, and twins Gianna & Juliette.
John Somerville, CPA, MBA
Somerville & Company CPA
- Provides counsel and advice to the association’s Executive Director and Board of Directors relating to non-profit association rules and laws
- Serves as staff liaison to association’s Government Affairs Committee and co-staff liaison to Governance Committee
- Monitors state and federal agencies that regulate healthcare
- Represents the OSCA’s position on draft rules before state and federal regulatory boards
- Drafts rules, statutory changes, and legislation as it relates to the OSCA Strategic Plan
- Assists the Association’s membership team by conducting legal research as it relates to member inquiries
Zirker Financial Services
Information Technology Advisor
OSCA Health Insurance Plans Managing Agent
OSCA Contact Information
Ohio State Chiropractic Association
172 East State Street, Suite 502
Columbus, OH 43215
FREE Chiropractic Referral Line: 800-837-0031
Hours: Official Executive Office hours are: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.