David Painter

David Painter is serving his 2nd term on the Clermont County Board of County Commissioners. He is currently serving as the President for 2024. In addition, Mr. Painter is the 1st Vice President of the County Commissioners Association of Ohio (CCAO), an Executive Board Member of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI), Vice Chairman of the National Association of Counties (NACO) Environment, Energy, and Land Use Steering Committee, member of the EPA Local Government Advisory Committee, the OneOhio Region 14 Board of Directors, the Clermont County Dolly Parton Imagination Library committee, and the Chief Elected Official on the Area 12 Work Force Board (WIBBCW). David also serves Clermont County on the following: Board of Revisions, Investment Advisory Committee, Tax Incentive Review Council (TIRC), Lank Bank, Planning Commission, and CIC.

David is committed to reducing the impacts associated with Mental Health and Substance Abuse Disorders by serving with the Clermont County’s Addiction and Recovery Partnership (CARP), CARP Marketing Committee, Suicide Prevention Coalition and participating in the Mental Health Roundtables. He is an advocate for County Alternative Sentencing Centers and has been a guest speaker at the Annual Stepping-Up Initiative Conference held in Columbus. He believes that Mental Health and Substance Abuse Disorders can be overcome with proper treatment and support and that individuals and families can be restored.

Mr. Painter’s past experience includes 40 years managing Government and private sector engineering and construction projects. Prior to being elected to the Commission, Mr. Painter served on the Ohio Twp. Board of Zoning Appeals and the New Richmond Village Exempted School District Board of Education. David received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Findlay in Findlay, Ohio. He and his wife, Karla, have been married for over 40 years, have three children and six grand-children. They have resided in Clermont County all of their lives. Mr. Painter is committed to making Clermont County a great place to live, work and raise a family.

Contact Commissioner Painter at 513.732.7300 or by e-mail at dpainter@clermontcountyohio.gov.