Ohio’s Original Interscholastic Creative Writing Program for Middle Schools
Including Belmont, Carroll, Columbiana, Coshocton, Guernsey, Harrison, Holmes, Jefferson, Mahoning, Monroe, Morgan, Muskingham, Noble, Perry, Stark, Tuscarawas, and Washington Counties
Registration is open to the first 20 schools that register. Register for one District event only.
Eastern District 1
Eastern District 2
University of Malone
East Palestine MS
South Range MS
St. Charles School
Holy Family School
11 positions available
District 2 is CLOSED
Julie Lyberger is currently the interim Board President for Power of the Pen and is an administrator for Lake Local Schools in Hartville, Ohio. Julie is in her 32nd year in education. She holds a BA in Education from the University of Akron, and masters degrees in Educational Leadership and Administration from Kent State University.
Julie has been working with POP for 20 years, starting as a coach and host of a district tournament while teaching 7th grade language arts at Lake Local Schools. For the last 8 years she has served on the State Committee in various leadership rolls: district host school and tab room coordinator, regional tab room coordinator, state building monitor coordinator, as well as serving as Secretary and currently Vice President of the State Committee.
Julie enjoys training and mentoring tab room coordinators and working with coaches and writers to get the most out of the Power of the Pen experience.