Official Profiles

Melanie Schott

Melanie J. Schott

Granville Township Trustee
Granville resident since 1997
BA in Business Administration, Summa Cum Laude, DeVry Institute of Technology
Local Small Business Owner, The Broadway Guest House
Previous experience working with:
Clerk’s Office, Ohio House of Representatives
Manager of Government Affairs, Ohio Coal Association
Ohio Department of Administrative Services
Deputy Clerk of Council, Granville Village Council
Recording Secretary, Granville Township Trustees
Children’s Coordinator, Centenary United Methodist Church
Executive Director and Trustee, Granville Education Foundation
Served in a volunteer capacity for Granville Recreation Association and Granville Recreation District
Current member of Granville Chapel
Current Vice President of Chapter EZ, P.E.O. (Philanthropic Education Organization)
Husband: Nick Schott
Children: Sam, Rudy, and Lanie Schott

Kevin Bennett

Kevin Bennett

Granville Township Trustee
Long time resident
Retired US Army Officer/Lawyer
B.A. History Transylvania University
J.D. University of Akron Law School
L.L.M. of Military Law, University of Virginia Law School
Granville Village Council 1995-1996
Past President Licking County Historical Society, Granville Historical Society
Wife: Deborah
Children: Ryan, Andrea and Jonathan
Six grandchildren

Dan VanNess

Dan VanNess

Granville Township Trustee
Lifetime resident of Granville Township
B.S. The Ohio State University
Graduate of Granville High School, 1979
Township Zoning Commission for twelve years
Granville Rotary Member since 2001
Owner of Greenleaf Farms & Excavating
grain crops, cattle and excavating
Wife: Jennifer
Children: Kristen, Kurt, Kate, Kyle & Kevin

Jerry Miller

Jerry Miller

Fiscal Officer
Lifelong Resident of Granville
Granville Township Fiscal Officer, 2012-present
OSUN/COTC – A. B. Computer Science, 1983
Retired State of Ohio, 2012
State of Ohio, DAS, Office of Information Technology, OAKS, Data Systems Administrator, 2007-2012
State of Ohio, DAS, Human Resource Division, Payroll Administration, 1983-2007
Co-Director Granville Recreation Commission, 1997-2007
GRD – Football Commissioner, 1997-current
OHSAA Licensed Official in Basketball, Baseball and Softball, present
Kiwanis Club of Granville, 1994-present
4th of July Parade Chairperson, 1998-2010
Club President, 2010-2011
Ohio District Div 10-E Lt. Governor, 2014-2015
Co-Chair Wildwood Playground Build, 1993
Granville Jaycees, 1983-1993
Centenary United Methodist Church Member, 1985-present
Wife: Lesa; Children: Jennifer, Melissa and Daniel; Grandchildren: Nathan and Hannah,