Westerville, OH, USA
Known as Dr. Iron Beard and (seasonally) Santa Nick. Roy is a retired attorney who practiced law for 25 years after leaving state government. During that time he also taught at Columbus State. In addition to his work with SOCO, Roy is affiliated with the Ohio Storytelling Network, Central Ohio Folk Festival, the Ohio History Connection, Westerville Historical Society, Hanby House, Griswold Center, and the Blendon Senior Center. He is also involved with the Westerville Senior Center’s Silvertones Chorus and Forever Young Theater Group. At the Gillie Rec Center Roy is affiliated with the Gillie Players and Underground Railroad Study Group. Roy performs 3 shows per year with Vaudvillities Productions and is involved with the Faith Covenant Church in Westerville.