Kasich Announces Appointments to State Boards and Advisory Committee September 23, 2016 COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich announced the following appointments: Timothy J. Bechtold of Columbus (Franklin Co.) has been appointed to the State Board of Pharmacy for a term beginning September 23, 2016 and ending June 30, 2020. Christopher J. Allwein of Columbus (Franklin Co.) has been appointed to the Public Benefits Advisory Board for a term beginning September 23, 2016and ending June 30, 2019. Curtis L. Passafume, Jr., R.Ph. (Chair) of Hilliard (Franklin Co.), Stephanie M. Abel, Pharm.D. of Dublin (Franklin Co.), Tony E. Coder, Jr. of Mount Gilead (Morrow Co.), Michael G. Hirsch of Chillicothe (Ross Co.), Dr. Jerry W. Mitchell, Jr. of Powell (Delaware Co.), Dr. Amol Soin of Xenia (Greene Co.), Michael E. Stanek of Avon Lake (Lorain Co.), and Gary L. Wenk, Ph.D. of Columbus (Franklin Co.) have been appointed to the Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee for terms beginning September 23, 2016 and continuing at the pleasure of the Governor.