Munson Township

Welcome to Munson Township

Geauga County, Ohio

Munson Township - Geauga County, Ohio

Trustees and Fiscal Officer

Andrew J. Bushman, present term ends December 31, 2021.

Andrew Bushman - ChairmanAndy Bushman first took office on January 3, 2006. Andy follows in his parents’ footsteps in serving Munson Township. His Mother Jane was a Trustee, and his Father Robert was a Volunteer Fireman. He resides on Fowlers Mill Road with his wife Nancy and is a lifelong resident of Munson Township.  Andy has been active with the Boy Scouts and served on the Munson Township Park Board and Zoning Commission prior to his election.
He works in the finance department at Progressive Insurance Company. Andy is the township's representative to the Geauga Safety Council, alternate to the Chagrin River Watershed Partners, and liaison for Munson to the Munson Fire Department. The Bushman family has proudly been a part of Geauga County since the early 1800’s. Contact Andy at (440) 669-2483 or abushman@munsontwp.com.



Jim McCaskey, present term ends December 31, 2021.

Jim McCaskey

Jim McCaskey has been a Munson Township resident for almost his entire life. He is a local business owner who has been heavily involved in the community through Chardon Rotary, St. Mary Church and with softball, as a coach and supporter. Jim and his wife Ronda reside on Thwing Road where they raised 3 children who have made them proud grandparents.

Mr. McCaskey currently serves on the Kent State Geauga Advisory Board, The Great Geauga County Fair Board, and is on the Board of Directors for Middlefield Bank along with being the liaison for Munson to the Sheriff's Department.  He has served on the Auburn Career Center Advisory Board and is former President of the Ohio Landscape Association. The entire McCaskey family has been involved in Munson Township and Geauga County in many different capacities throughout the years. You can reach Jim at (216) 789-1436 or jmccaskey@munsontwp.com

 

Irene H. McMullen, Chairman, present term ends December 31, 2023.

Irene McMullenIrene and her husband Dan have 2 children and live with their family, sheep, chickens, cats and dogs on Sherman Road. Irene, having been originally appointed on March 10, 2009, started her career with the US Navy working on the AEGIS weapon system.  She also serves, part-time as an Impartial Hearing Officer on issues relating to education. 

Irene is an avid volunteer, especially for organizations relating to the welfare of children and her church . She is the township's representative to the Clean Ohio Local Agricultural Easement Purchase Program (LAEPP), Chagrin River Watershed Partners, NOPEC and the Western Reserve Land Conservancy, and Alternate to the Health Advisory District Advisory Council. She is very active in receiving private and public grants for the township, to enhance our community, while stretching our tax dollars. She is honored to serve the residents of Munson Township. Please call anytime with your comments and suggestions at (440) 796-6825 or imcmullen@munsontwp.com.  

Todd Ray, Fiscal Officer

The Ray family moved to Munson in 1965, where he and his five siblings grew up. Todd and his wife Mary have raised four children in the township, and have been active in the community for many years. Many residents recall that Todd served as a Munson Trustee for 16 years, from 1998 through 2013. He is happy to return to township government, to work to keep Munson on track in all its fiscal matters.

The fiscal officer is responsible for keeping accurate records of all accounts, transactions and proceedings of the township. This includes payroll, accounts payable, budgets, appropriations, investments, and financial reporting. Mr. Ray also transcribes the minutes of the Trustees meetings and is the prevailing wage coordinator for township projects. Because the fiscal officer is held accountable for how funds are spent, he also provides oversight for township contracts and proceedings.

Residents are welcome to stop in or to contact the fiscal office with questions or concerns. You may contact Todd at (440) 286-9312 or trray@munsontwp.com.

 



 

Munson Township • 12210 Auburn Road • Chardon, Ohio • 44024-9454 
Township Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9am – 3pm
  Phone:  440.286.9255 • Fax: 440.286.1180
munson@munsontwp.com  

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