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state agency administrator

Susan Jean Pohler, German state agency administrator. Bar: Ohio 1986. Recipient Mayor's Recognition award for Outstanding City Service, 1987.


Pohler, Susan Jean was born on November 5, 1955 in Baumholder, Germany. Daughter of Norman George and Bonnie B. (Finnegan) Pohler.


Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1975. Juris Doctor, Capital University, 1985.


Counselor Huckleberry House, Columbus, Ohio, 1973-1975. Employment counselor Snelling & Snelling, 1973-1975. Executive director/lobbyist Ohio Indiana Auto Dealers Association, 1976-1979.

Director personnel The Sheraton Columbus, 1979-1982. Tax preparer/planner Columbus, 1983-1988. Assistant Franklin County prosecuting attorney, 1985-1986.

Assistant city attorney, 1986-1991. Executive director Ohio Board Tax Appeals, 1991-1994. Chairman State Employment Relations Board, since 1994.

Graduate assistant instructor Dale Carnegie course, 1989-1990.


  • Bar: Ohio 1986.


Board directors Maryhaven, Inc., since 1992, chairman, since 1996. Member Franklin County Republican executive committee, since 1994, programming committee Community Mediation Services, 1989-1991. Board directors Psychophysiologic Stress Research Center, 1988-1992.

Chairman Representatives for Responsible Choice, 1990-1991. Deputy chairwoman Franklin County Republican Committee, 1988-1991. Member Epworth Methodist Church PPR committee, 1989-1990.

Board directors Justice Planning committee, 1987-1989, Republican Lawyers Club, 1988-1990. Co-manager Citizens for the Convention Center and Civic Arena, 1987. Assistant legal counsel Young Republican National Federation, 1985-1987.

Chairman Ohio League of Young Republican Clubs, 1983-1995. Member Columbus Bar Association, 1986-1992 (tax committee, state and local tax committee, municipal court committee, juvenile law committee). Member Ohio State Bar Association.


  • Other Interests

    Painting, home decorating.


Norman George Pohler

Bonnie B. (Finnegan) Pohler