Alliance Annual Meeting

2024 Annual Meeting – Truth and Consequences

Quest Conference Center, Columbus, October 4-5, 2024

Join us for our Annual Meeting, organized around the theme Truth and Consequences. We are now seeking session proposals around the theme of Truth and Consequences that discuss how it relates to the work of our member organizations in collecting, sharing, and commemorating Ohio’s local history.

For questions about the conference, please contact:
Dr. Betsy Hedler
Executive Secretary, Ohio Local History Alliance
P: 614-297-2538;
C: 614-398-3491,


The Alliance presents its Outstanding Achievement Awards at the Annual Meeting. Awards applications and supporting materials must be postmarked or emailed by August 1.  Check our Awards page for more information and category information.


The Ohio Local History Alliance has two scholarship opportunities to attend the Alliance’s Annual Meeting. The J.D. Britton Scholarship supports emerging museum professionals, and the Trella Romine Memorial Scholarship may awarded to anyone who needs financial assistance to attend. Both awards grant full registration and lodging.

Past Annual Meetings

Access resources from past annual meetings.

Interested in sponsoring the conference? Get more information here.


Thanks to our 2023 sponsors!

    Trilobite Sponsor:

    Ohio Humanities

    Cardinal Sponsor:

    American Association for State and Local History

    Cardinal Sponsor:


    Ladybug Sponsor:

    Ohio History Connection

    Ladybug Sponsor:

    Ursuline College

    Ladybug Sponsor:

    Wipiak Consulting & Appraisals