COLUMBUS—State Representative Theresa Gavarone (R-Bowling Green) was sworn in yesterday as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives for the 132nd General Assembly. She represents the 3rd Ohio House District, which comprises all of Wood County.
“I am extremely blessed and grateful for the opportunity to represent the people of Wood County in Columbus,” said Rep. Gavarone. “I consider it an honor and a privilege to serve you, and I look forward to working on the issues important to both the district and the people of the great state of Ohio in the 132nd General Assembly.”
Representative Gavarone holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University and a law degree from the University of Toledo. As a resident of Wood County for over 30 years, she has an extensive background representing the community, serving on the Bowling Green City Council. She was chair of the Public Lands and Buildings Committee and also served on the Finance and Ways and Means Committee and the Planning, Zoning, and Economic Development Committee.
In addition to her public service, Rep. Gavarone is an attorney with Ruck & Wright Law and the co-owner of a family business with her husband of 24 years, Jim. She and Jim reside in Bowling Green, where they attend St. Aloysius Catholic Church, with their three children.