3200 Bright Rd
Findlay, OH 45840
The Rev. Sharon Washington Risher, whose mother, Ethel Lee Lance, was killed in the 2015 shooting at Mother Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, will speak at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 14, at the Owens Community College Findlay campus.
Two of Risher’s cousins and a childhood friend were also among those who were killed.
She will speak in Education Center 111 on the Findlay campus. She will also speak at 12:30 p.m. at the Toledo campus.
Risher will share her personal experience losing loved ones and discuss race, racism, hate in America, and finding a path to forgiveness and hope for the future.