OLAF Leadership

Bob Clyde After 15 years of service, the Foundation's founder and Executive Director, Bob Clyde, retired from full-time status. With 12 years prior experience as the Director of Northeast Ohio Legal Services, and 5 additional years as a staff attorney and Assistant Director, Bob devoted his entire professional career, over 37 years, to the delivery of legal services to low-income Ohioans.

Bob Clyde's legacy is as a passionate leader in the legal aid community who worked tirelessly to ensure that those unable to help themselves can gain access to justice. His continuous efforts to improve the legal aid system have earned him great respect throughout the state of Ohio and across the nation.