Official Profiles

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

Bryn Bird

Granville Township Trustee

Granville Resident Since 1995 (is that lifelong? I was like 11)
Masters of Public Health from George Washington University
B.S. Zoology from Miami University
Northridge High School Graduate 2002
Co-operator at Bird’s Haven Farms – vendor at Granville Farmers Market since 1995.
Policy Consultant at Rural Coalition, Washington, D.C.
Director at The Canal Market District and Enterprise Hub, Newark, OH – 2014-2017
PEO A.B. Chapter
Explore Licking County Board Member
Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association Board Member
Ohio Farmers Union Board Member
Member United Church of Granville
Husband: Brian Walsh
Children: Emlyn and Paige

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 – Basketball 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,