Serving the Columbus Metropolitan area since 1969
We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting!
ARMA Greater Columbus Chapter
ARMA International is a not-for-profit association serving more than 10,000 information management professionals in the United States, Canada and over 30 other nations.
The Greater Columbus Chapter of ARMA was chartered on September 11, 1969. It has over 70 active members working in a wide variety of jobs and organizations. The Chapter has monthly meetings with either an educational speaker or a tour of a Records Management facility or operation. The Chapter also sposors an annual Spring Seminar.
ARMA International, Greater Columbus Chapter is recognized as a leading authority, advocate and vital resource for records and information management.
The mission of ARMA International, Greater Columbus Chapter, is to provide cost-effective records and information management (RIM) education, training, and resources to professionals, and raise awareness of RIM throughout Central Ohio.
Meet your Columbus Chapter Board Members
Chair-Past President (2014-2015)
Martin Susec works within the Discovery Management Unit (DMU) of the Litigation Practice Group (LPG) of Nationwide where he advises and supports fellow attorneys and business units, including the Records & Information Management Unit (RIM), on the proper management of information within the enterprise.
Brian Hannan studied Architecture, Design and Fine Arts at The Ohio State University. He joined the legal firm Jones Day in 2002 and became their Records & Docket Manager in 2008. Since taking the position, his primary focus has been retention policy and guidelines. He has been an ARMA member since 2010. In his spare time he continues to do art and is an avid vinyl record collector. Brian originally hails from Massachusetts.
Vice President – President Elect (2014-2015)
Kim Perdew works as a Compliance Consultant in the Records & Information Management Department at Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. In that role, she is responsible for the yearly electronic destruction process, including the development and implementation of enhancements to the destruction application. She also works with Nationwide associates on various projects to integrate RIM practices into their organizations.
Director, Education (2014-2016)
Director, Marketing (2013-2015)
Debbie Gantt has been an ARMA member since 2007 and is currently employed with Bricker & Eckler LLP. She is the firm’s Director of Administrative Services. She manages facilities & services and the vendor relationships therein. She is also the administrator of the Firm’s records and risk management operations, and oversees the data integrity of the Firm’s client relationship management (CRM) system. Prior to joining the legal industry, Debbie was involved in health information management (medical records) and continues to be an active member of AHIMA and OHIMA (Associations for Health Information Management).
Director, Membership (2014-2016)
Director, Seminar (2014-2016)
Director, Web Administrator (2014-2015)
Jeremy Graham has been an ARMA member since 2012 and is the Records Coordinator at Bricker & Eckler, LLP. His duties include applying proper retention procedures for physical and electronic documents, as well as maintaining database integrity for the Records Departments various databases. Along with being involved with the ARMA Greater Columbus Chapter’s Board, Jeremy is a Co-Founder of his local Community Blockwatch, on the “Parliament of Fools” for the Annual SoHud Fools Parade and a Scottish Rite Freemason. In his spare time he enjoys working alongside his Fiance in the garden and working as a consultant for a new start-up bio-tech company located in Powell, Ohio.
Director, Community Service (2014-2016)
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