Osnaburg Township Trustees

Trustee President
Richard A. Pero

presidentRichard “Dick” Pero is the senior member of the Township Trustee Board and is currently serving his 15th year on the township board, and currently holds the position as the 2016 Township Board President. His commitment to a strong work ethic started on his family owned dairy farm. He has a strong sense of community service which was instilled upon him at an early age. Prior to serving as the Township Trustee he served for six years on the Osnaburg Township School Board. While on the school board he demonstrated excellent decision making abilities always placing the students’ needs paramount. Dick has previously served in the capacity of Board President and continues to spearhead projects that benefit the best interests of the citizens of Osnaburg Township. He is always willing to step forward and lend a helping hand to those in need, both on a personal level as well as a professional level. Dick is retired from his family owned and operated business Pero Dairy Farms which is now operated by his son. He is married to Sue and they have 3 children and 6 wonderful grandchildren. Each of whom play a very special part in his life. You may contact Dick directly by phone at (330) 862-2643, by clicking on contact from main menu or simply click email link below.

Richard “Dick” Pero is the senior member of the Township Trustee Board and is currently serving his 15th year on the township board, and currently holds the position as the 2016 Township Board President. His commitment to a strong work ethic started on his family owned dairy farm. He has a strong sense of community service which was instilled upon him at an early age. Prior to serving as the Township Trustee he served for six years on the Osnaburg Township School Board. While on the school board he demonstrated excellent decision making abilities always placing the students’ needs paramount. Dick has previously served in the capacity of Board President and continues to spearhead projects that benefit the best interests of the citizens of Osnaburg Township. He is always willing to step forward and lend a helping hand to those in need, both on a personal level as well as a professional level. Dick is retired from his family owned and operated business Pero Dairy Farms which is now operated by his son. He is married to Sue and they have 3 children and 6 wonderful grandchildren. Each of whom play a very special part in his life. To view the click current Trustee President Letter to view. You may contact Dick directly by phone at (330) 862-2643, by clicking on contact from main menu or simply click email link below.

 

Trustee
Brenda A. Griffith

Brenda A. Griffith, elected as a new trustee in 2014.   She is a 1978 graduate of East Canton High School and has extended her education to include a Master of Business degree, a Bachelor of Science in Accounting Summa Cum Laude, and an Associate of Applied Business in Accounting-CPA option.  She is employed by Stark State College as the Advancement Services and Foundation Finance Administrator and is just finishing an elected term as President of the Stark State Toastmaster organization.  Brenda is also CFO of D. Griffith & Sons Inc. alongside her husband and President of the company which consists of excavations, installation of septic/sewer systems as well as an oil production licensed under the state of Ohio.  Brenda previously worked as the Elementary Librarian for Osnaburg Schools for 10 years before transitioning employment to Stark State College. Brenda and husband Denny currently reside on a farm in Osnaburg Township and a member of Indian Run Christian Church.  They have four children and 11 grandchildren who are the center of their lives. You may contact Brenda directly by phone at (330) 936-5997, by clicking on contact from main menu or simply click email link below.

Trustee
Kris G. Vincent

Kris G. Vincent elected Trustee in 2012 and relected in November of 2015  Kris is a 1978 graduate of East Canton High School and the first graduating class of the Canton South Vocational School with a degree in Welding Trades. Kris has been employed at Malone University for the past 23 years and currently serving as the Facilities Manager. A proud Grandfather of 5, Kris is also a 4th Generation family farmer who owns and operates Tri-Pine Farm that was established in the mid 1920's by his Great Grandparents managing a herd of 115 head of commercial beef cattle in the SE corner of our Township. Kris and his wife Becky are active members of Indian Run Christian Church.  I was born and raised in Osnaburg Township and enjoy serving our residents as a Trustee. You may contact Kris directly by phone at (330) 488-0958, by clicking on contact from main menu or simply click email link below.