Project Grand Slam Makes News

Project Grand Slam is a potential new, premiere and unique sports complex that would support our young athletes from ages six through high school. The fields and park would support our local youth leagues and host regional tournaments. An indoor facility is included in the plans that will cater to not just baseball/softball, but also […]

Project Grand Slam

Last Spring, I proposed a call to action for a partnership to bring a new baseball/softball complex to Orange Township. I am pleased to announce that a designated site has been identified, and terms are currently being negotiated. The potential new facility is working under the name “Project Grand Slam.” Project Grand Slam would provide […]

Economic and Infrastructure Development

I hope everyone has had a smooth transition into a new school year as we say goodbye to summer and welcome to fall. Between now and the end of the year, I will be supporting and working on some exciting new initiatives that will enhance the economic development of Orange Township. If you live in […]


The 4th of July celebration is always a highlight in the community. I want to extend my thanks to everyone who attends, participates, and helps in some way to make this one of THE events of the year. Stay tuned for a full summary of the 2018 Olentangy Summer Bash and 4th of July Parade in next month’s […]


I hope everyone is enjoying the warm weather we’ve been waiting so long for! Now that summer is here and the kids are out of school, there are many things to look forward to over the next few months in our local community. The summer traditions continue with the Orange Township Summer Movie Night on June 23. […]


After a long, cold winter and wet and chilly spring, many of us are relieved to finally see the May flowers and warmer weather. This month marks the end of the school year for many districts in our area and the anticipation and excitement of the summer season. High school seniors at all three of […]

Step up to the plate for a Baseball Complex in Lewis Center

There is much concern in our community about the ongoing balance between government expenditures and resources. I have always felt that community resources should be utilized in a way that benefits the majority of our residents, while taking into account the environment, green space, and reducing congestion. We all watched as our area exploded with […]


I hope everyone had a safe and fun spring break and students enjoyed a week off of school. Spring break marks the beginning of the spring season, and we kicked off last month with some fun and successful traditions. Thanks to everyone who supported the 5th annual Orange “Out the Door 5K” on March 10, […]


It’s time to say goodbye to the winter cold and welcome the warmth of spring. The changing seasons bring opportunities for all kinds of family activities, fun traditions and new adventures. As we return to the outdoors over the next several weeks, we have many great community events to look forward to. Our community will […]

Preparing For Success in 2018

As the newly elected Orange Township Vice Chair I am focusing on community awareness and developing synergy between our government, business community, and civic groups. Communication is key in our continued growth and success. 2018 is going to be a great year and I want everyone to be a part of it.   Looking ahead […]