The Ohio Tactical Officers Association (OTOA) is a nonprofit organization (501c6) providing training to the state of Ohio and its surrounding areas. The organization currently has over 1400 members across Ohio and neighboring states, and is led by a board of directors who strive to keep those members' needs in mind. OTOA membership has climbed steeply. In just one year, attendance at the annual conference has increased by nearly 30%. That is nearly 200 more officers taking the initiative to learn new skills and enhance those they already possess.