J. Kyle Koehler - House District 79

State Representative Kyle Koehler is serving his second term in the Ohio House. He represents the 79th District, which includes portions of Clark County.

A life-long resident of the county, Koehler graduated from Wright State University in 1984 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Computer Science. He spent seven years working for government contractors for the Air Force and Navy as a Senior Software Engineer.  He worked on everything from applying artificial intelligence to signal analysis to developing human interface systems for naval aircrafts.

He returned to the family business as a Vice President in charge of Design and Development in 1990.  K.K. Tool is the quintessential family business in that six of seven brothers and sisters all work together (with the rest of their employees) to make K.K. Tool Company a growing success.

Civic involvement is very important to Koehler. He is actively involved with his church, First Christian Church in Springfield, and a lifelong supporter of Young Life in Springfield.  He is also a member of North Hampton Lions Club and Springfield Kiwanis.

Representative Koehler and his wife, Kathrin, have been married for 28 years. They have five children.