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Kristin R. Zemis, Esq.

Experienced | Talented | Skilled | Passionate
Republican Candidate for
Tuscarawas County Commissioner
About Kristin
  • Married to Joseph Zemis M.D. for 34 years.

  • Mother to daughter Jordan; sons; Luke, Jacob, Nikolas, and Sam. Grandmother to Judson and Drew.

  • Emory University Graduate: BA Sociology and Ecology 1989

  • The University of Dayton School of Law, JD 1993

  • Member of the Ohio State Bar Association, Tuscarawas County Bar Association, and Ohio Mediation Association. 

  • A former partner at Black McCuskey, Hanhart, Deeds, and Bauer. In the private practice of law since 2013.

  • Attorney, Guardian Ad Litem, Trained Supreme Court Mediator

Community Leadership and Experience
  • I have been on the United Way Board for 10 years.

  • I was one of the founding board members of the Tuscarawas Free Clinic for the Working Uninsured-serving on its board for more than ten years.

  • I served on the board and was a graduate of Leadership Tuscarawas.

  • I am currently a member of the Union Hospital Auxiliary, Tuscarawas County&Ohio Bar Associations, and the Ohio Mediation Association. I have spent numerous hours over the last 20 years donating y time to local organizations.

  • I am passionate about early childhood literacy and the Governor’s Imagination Library as well as TUFF Bags and Blessings in a  Backpack program.

Why Vote for Me
  • I want to improve the future of Tuscarawas County and its citizens.

  • I will use my talents and years of experience to improve the health, safety, and well-being of each citizen in Tuscarawas County

  • I want to give back to the community that has given me so much.

  • I will listen to what you want for our County.

  • I possess the skills to work with other community leaders to generate viable solutions to the challenges that face our County.

  • I can see and will work for solutions to alleviate the current inflation and its effect on the costs of goods and services that will be impacting our county budget for the next several years.

  • I will work with all elected officials to seek out grant dollars from the State of Ohio and the Federal government for improvements to our community.

If Elected I Will
  • I will improve communication between the Board of Commissioners office and the citizens of Tuscarawas County through social media, newsletters, etc.

  • I will provide strong Republican leadership at the county level, focused on the needs of Tuscarawas County.

  • I will attract economic opportunities for our Tuscarawas County Communities by working with the Tuscarawas Economic Development Corporation and other stakeholders.

  • I will use my experience and good working relationship with many of our county leaders.

  • I will use my legal and mediation experience that provides the skills needed to problem solve with other County officials on short-term and long-term issues facing Tuscarawas County.

  • I will devote my full attention to the needs of Tuscarawas county and its citizens.

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