Gil Blair

Gil Blair DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Gil BlairDEMDemocrat American politician
52
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H. Gilson Blair (born July 11, 1970) is a former member of the Ohio House of Representatives, representing the 63rd district from 2019 through 2020. A Democrat, Blair's district includes approximately half of Trumbull County. Blair formerly was a candidate for the Niles municipal court judge and served as a Warren City prosecutor, as well as eight years as a Weathersfield Township trustee. He is a graduate of the University of Akron.In 2019, state Representative Glenn Holmes stepped down from his seat to take a role in the administration of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine. Soon after Ohio House Democrats nominated Blair to serve out the remainder of Holmes' term. He was sworn into office on May 31, 2019.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
University of Akron School of Law
JD
1992 - 1995
University of Akron
BA
1988 - 1992
Past Positions1 - 8 of 8
Representative
Ohio State House of Representatives
2019 - 2020
Former Chairperson
Weatherfield Township, Ohio
Prosecutor
City of Warren, Ohio
2013 - Current
Attorney
Law Office of H. Gibson Blair, Limited
2012 - Current
In-House Counsel
Progressive Group
2001 - 2011
Associate Junior Partner
Blakemore, Meeker, Bowler Co., LPA
1997 - 2001
Attorney
Blair & Latell Co., LPA
1995 - 1997
Employee
Mobile Equipment Department, WCI Steel
1989 - 1992
Other Experience1 - 3 of 3
Member
Ohio State Bar Association
1995 - Current
Former Member
Insurance Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Member
Agriculture and Rural Development Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives