Bill Harris

Bill Harris REPRepublican

American politician from Ohio (1934-2017)

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Bill HarrisREPRepublican American politician from Ohio (1934-2017)
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Age at Death1934-2017
16
Years of Experience
OHResidence (state)

Bill Harris (September 1, 1934 – November 27, 2017) was a Republican politician, who served in the Ohio General Assembly, notably as President of the Ohio Senate from 2005 to 2010.

Education3 - 3 of 1
University of Arizona
BA Secondary Education
1975
Past Positions1 - 7 of 7
Senator
Ohio State Senate
1999 - 2010
Representative
Ohio State House of Representatives
1994 - 1999
Former President
Ohio State Senate
Owner
Bill Harris Construction
1980 - 1995
Owner
Automobile, Insurance, and Finance Businesses
1980 - 1990
Manager
Quality Chevrolet
1972 - 1980
Major
United States Marine Corps
1953 - 1972
Other Experience1 - 23 of 23
Ohio Automobile Dealers Association
1992 - 1994
Trustee
Samaritan Regional Health Facility/Hospital
1982 - 1994
Vice Chair
Buick National Dealer Council
1993 - 1994
Board Member
Huntington National Bank, Ashland County
1991 - Current
Chair
Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce
1986 - 1987
American Legion
Post 88
Business Committee
Grace Brethren Church
Experience
Ashland University Trustee
Experience
John M. Ashbrook Center for Public Affairs
Experience
National Rifle Association
Experience
Ashland Business Commission
Experience
Farm Bureau
Experience
United Way of Ashland County
Experience
National Automobile Dealers Association
Member
Controlling Board
Member
Grace Brethen Church, present
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Post 526
Veterans of Vietnam War
Post 9
Experience
State and Local Tax Revision Committee
Former Chair
Rules and Reference Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Chair
Legislative Service Commission Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Legislative Ethics Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Vice Chair
Reference Committee, Ohio State Senate