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Lynnita Kay Coats Wagner, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1967, District Court (southern district) Ohio 1971, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1971.

Background

Wagner, Lynnita Kay Coats was born on January 13, 1943 in Celina, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Vaughn Daniel Coats and Mary Helen (Baker) Peterson.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio Northern University, 1964. Juris Doctor, Ohio Northern University, 1967.

Career

Associate McCulloch, Felger, Fite & Gutmann, Piqua, Ohio, 1967—1969. Civil assistant Miami County Prospective Office. Troy, 1969, 1973—1974, 1976—1982.

Partner Huffman & Landis, West Milton, 1969—1976, Wagner & Wagner, West Milton, 1977—1980. Private practice, 1980—1982. Referee Miami Probate and Juvenile Court, Troy, since 1982.

Director Miami County Custody Review Board, since 1982. Member congressional award council, 8th dist, Ohio.

Religion

Through Covenant each individual accepts the relationship with God. It is not about acquiring a relationship with God, but living within the loving relationship that God has already offered.

Politics

A member of a Christian Church should support all social initiatives having a purpose to maintain and strengthen well-being and progress of the whole community and its members.

Views

The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and also to learn and grow.

Membership

Attorney Fish Union Township, West Milton, since 1970. Board directors, attorney Miami County Rehabilitation Center, Piqua, 1972—1982. President Union Township Republican Womens Club, West Milton, 1972—1974.

Board directors Migrant Ministry, Tipp City, Ohio, 1970—1972, Upper Valley Youth Services Bureau, Troy, 1975—1976, Dettmer Hospital, Troy, 1977—1985, secretary, 1981—1985. Charter member, legal advisor Milton-Union PTO. Member of American Bar Association, Miami Valley Association Women Attorneys, Miami County Bar Association (secretary 1969-1971), Ohio State Bar Association, Dayton Ski.

Club, Miltonian Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, needlecrafts, reading.

Connections

Children: William A., Whitney Lynn, Adam Vaughn.