Our Team


Our team is here to ensure that your visit is one to remember.

Each staff member fills a vital role in the wheel which drives our mission forward.

If you need any assistance, please let us know how we can help. 

-Team OSR



 Leading the way.



Paul E. Smith, Executive Director 


Daniel J. Smith, Associate Director

 Driving the mission.


Gina Jessee, Human Resources



Joshua Armstrong, Guest Services Coordinator



Rita Miller-Bunker, Events and Facilities Coordinator



 Preserving the past.




Ronald T. Puff, Building & Maintainance Superintendant



James Pack, Building Services Assistant



Keith Fischer, Building Services Assistant



Michael Humphrey, Building Services Assistant














Walk the same halls as history's most infamous prisoners. Immerse yourself into the foundation that formed The Shawshank Redemption. Whether you're hunting for the paranormal or simply looking to tour the beautiful architecture, you can find it here at The Ohio State Reformatory.