Rev. Dr. Charles C. Williams, Minister of Ecumenical Representation

Rev. Dr. Carolyn Peters – Spiritual Counselor/Educator

Dr. Carolyn Peters serves as a Spiritual Counselor and Educator at College Hill Community Church. Carolyn offers spiritual counseling (by appointment) to anyone who needs it. She also provides referrals for those in need to community resources that can help with food, utilities, and other forms of material assistance and support.  You can reach Rev. Dr. Peters at

Dr. Peters, retired MSW,LSW was appointed to the commission by Governor John Kasich on May 11, 2018 by Governor John Kasich to a term expiring July 28, 2021.

Commissioner Peters received her Bachelor’s of Science from Central State University, her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Lexington University and a Doctorate Degree in Theology from Tabernacle Bible Institute. She is a licensed social worker and notary public.

Professionally, Commissioner Peters spent many years as a social worker in schools and medical centers and has received numerous accolades and awards for her accomplishments as a social worker. Commissioner Peters is also an advocate and leader in the faith and disability communities. In addition to her work with the Ohio Civil Rights Commission, Commissioner Peters is serving her second term as appointed Chair of the Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities Council. She also serves on the board of the National Federation of the Blind, Miami Valley Chapter. Commissioner Peters has also served on the board of Disability Rights Ohio and in leadership for the National Association of Social Workers.