Finance Committee

The Finance Committee monitors the Commission’s budget and financial practices, including the collection and expenditure of Commission revenues and developing recommendations for the Commission’s consideration.  Committee members review the Commission's budgets and requests in preparation for the discussion during the quarterly online meetings.

Meeting Dates:

November 14, 2019         
February 13, 2020
March 10, 2020
April 6, 2020 - meeting cancelled
May 14, 2020
August 13, 2020


Nate Lawson

Commission Treasurer, Commissioner, Finance Committee Chair, UNITY Coordinator, Ohio


Nata Lawson was appointed as the Commissioner for the Ohio Interstate Compact for Juveniles Office in February of 2018.  Nate has a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice degree from Bowling Green State University as well as a Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree from the University of Cincinnati.  Nate began working for the Ohio Department of Youth Services in 2000 as a Juvenile Parole Officer and over his 19 years of state service has held the following positions: Juvenile Parole Officer, Social Worker II, Juvenile Parole Services Supervisor, Parole Regional Administrator, and Standards and Accreditation Administrator. 

Vice Chair

Felicia Dauway

Compact Office, Deputy Compact Administrator, Designee, UNITY Coordinator, South Carolina


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