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The Port Authority is governed by a nine-member board of directors.

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The Port Authority is governed by a nine-member board of directors, three each appointed from the City of Heath, the City of Newark, and the Licking County Commissioners. The Board meets bi-monthly at the offices of the Port Authority in Heath.

One Board member, Newark-appointee Dr. Bob Klingensmith, has served continuously on the Board since the founding of the Port Authority in 1995.

The Board is a business-oriented Board that has always read like a “Who’s Who” list of community leaders in Licking County. Steve Layman is Chairman and Fred Paul is Vice Chairman/Secretary. Lew Mollica is past chairman.

The current Board members are:

Mr. Steve Layman, Anderson Layman Company
Chairman
Licking County appointee since 1996





Mr. Fred Paul, retired Rockwell, C-TEC
Vice Chairman/Secretary
Heath appointee since 2004





Mr. Dave Baker, retired AFMETCAL
Licking County appointee since 2014





Mr. Frank Flynn, retired Newark AFB
Heath appointee since 2001





Dr. Robert Klingensmith, retired Ohio State-Newark
Newark appointee since 1995





Mr. Jim Lenner, Village of Johnstown
Licking County appointee since 2015





Ms. Kim Lust, State Farm Insurance
Newark appointee since 2010





Dr. Sharad Thakkar, Polymer Technologies and Services Inc.
Heath appointee since 2018





Mr. William Wilson, retired Park National Bank
Newark appointee since 2000








Meeting Schedule
The Board meets the second Tuesday of every other month at 3:30 p.m. at the Port Authority offices (851 Irving-Wick Dr., W, Heath, Ohio)

Past Board Members
Past members of the Port Authority Board are:


  Last Updated: March 23, 2016
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