Contact: MARILYN REID 426-5962
Marilyn Reid announces that she is running for election to the Greene County Commission. Marilyn attended Miami University and graduated from the University of Illinois. She received a Juris Doctor degree from Ohio Northern University School of Law. She is a practicing attorney having practiced over 40 years. She is the mother of two sons, David and Nelson, and four grandsons^ William, David, Mathewand Stephen. Marilyn has exhibited a commitment f.o public service. She has served as President of the Chamber of Commerce, Lioness, Attrusa, Jayceettes and Dayton Panhellenic, She has served on the Board of Trustees of the Friends of the Library, member of the Channel 14/16 Auction Board and an Ohio Advisory member on the United States Commission on Civil Rights. Marilyn served on the Beavercreek YMCA Management Committee. She is a member of Rotary.
She is a member of the Beavercreek and Xenia Republican Woman's Club, the Republican Party Centra) Committee and presently serves as Executive Chairman of the Greene County Republican Party. She has been honored with membership in the Greene County Women's Hall of Fame, Who's Who in American Women and the AARP Woman's Initiative Award.
Campaign co-chairman will be former Beavercreek Mayor Joy Brailey, former Fairbom Mayor Dr. Lynn Wolaver, former State Representative and Greene County Commissioner Joe Haines, Jamestown activist Ted Sesster and Cedarville Trustee Fred Luttenberger. Her co-chairs are from all over Greene County because she wants to represent the entire county. She intends to run an active campaign walking in all areas of Greene County sharing her viewpoints and talking to the residents of Greene County.
During her terms as State Representative, Marilyn was known for fiscal conservative values and was awarded the Watchdog of the Treasury Award. She fought tax increases, frivolous state spending and unwarranted government involvement in our daily lives. Still, her greatest attention was to respond to hundreds of constituent's requests for assistance with workers compensation, unemployment compensation, and other concerns. As Greene County Commissioner, Marilyn worked to keep a balanced budget and aggressively fought to keep AFIT and to protect Wright Patterson AFB. Marilyn intends to continue that close working cooperation with the residents of Greene County and their needs. She has developed a keen knowledge of the state budget and the capital bill and has used this experience on the local level. She is looking forward to listening to the needs and concerns of all Greene County residents.
Pd. For by the Citizens for Reid Campaign, Joe Haines, Co-Chairman, 3866 Indian Ripple Road, Beavercreek, Ohio 45440