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William Batchelder's Biography
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William 'Bill' G. Batchelder
Wife: Alice; 2 Children
JD, The Ohio State University College of Law, 1967
BA, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1964
Former Minority Leader, Ohio State House of Representatives
Speaker of the House, Ohio State House of Representatives, 2011-2014
Representative, Ohio State House of Representatives, 1969-1999, 2006-2014
Ohio State House, District 81, 1969-1998
Speaker Pro Tempore, Ohio State House of Representatives, 1995-1998
Board of Directors, Conference of Insurance Legislators
Judge, Common Pleas Court, Medina County
Adjunct Professor, Law, University of Akron Law School
AA, Lieutenant Governor, Ohio State House of Representatives
Employee, Williams and Batchelder Law Firm
Judge, Ninth District Court of Appeals, 1999-2005
Presiding Judge, 2000-2001
Private First Class, United States Army, 1968
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, 33 Degree, Mason
Member, American Legion
Member, Farm Bureau
Member, Medina County Bar Association
Member, Medina Township Association
Member, Ohio Board of Bar Examiners
Member, Vietnam Veterans of America
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