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Thomas F. PattonREPRepublican State Representative, District 17
70
Years of Age
21
Years of Experience
OHResidence (state)

Thomas F. Patton (born November 3, 1953) is the state representative for the 7th District of the Ohio House of Representatives. He is a Republican. The district consists of Berea, North Olmsted, North Royalton, Olmsted Falls, Strongsville as well as Olmsted Township in Cuyahoga County. Patton previously represented the same district from 2003 to 2008, and was a member of the Ohio Senate from 2008 to 2016, serving for a time as that body's Majority Leader.

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Education3 - 3 of 1
Cleveland State University
Attended
2001
Past Positions1 - 7 of 7
Representative
Ohio State House of Representatives
2023 - Current
Representative
Ohio State House of Representatives
2017 - 2023
Majority Whip
Ohio State House of Representatives
2017 - 2018
Majority Floor Leader
Ohio State Senate
2012 - 2017
Senator
Ohio State Senate
2008 - 2017
Representative
Ohio State House of Representatives
2003 - 2008
Business Consultant
Blue Technologies
Other Experience1 - 30 of 30
Finance Chair
Saint Colman's Church
Current
Member
Strongsville Chamber of Commerce
Current
Trustee
Holy Name School Endowment Board
Current
Trustee
Cleveland Police Historical Society
Current
President
Local 756, Treasurers and Ticket Sellers
Athletic Chair
Incarnate Word Academy
Delegate
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Former Member
Ohio Athletic Commission
Former Member
Ohio Turnpike Commission
Member
Knights of Columbus
Member
Transportation Futures Steering Committee, Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT)
Former Chair
Subcommittee on Finance - Corrections, Ohio State Senate
Former Co-Chair
Ohio Senate Autism Caucus
Former Member
Subcommittee on Finance - Workforce, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Transportation, Commerce and Labor Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Rules and Reference Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Reference Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Public Utilities Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Legislative Service Commission, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Finance Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Aging and Long Term Care Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Member
Finance Committee, Ohio State House of Represenatatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Transportation, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Member
Rules and Reference Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Member
Legislative Service Commission, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Member
Commerce and Labor Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Member
Transportation and Public Safety Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives
Former Member
Government Oversight and Reform, Ohio State Senate
Former Member
Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Ohio State Senate
Former Vice Chair
Civil Justice Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives