COLUMBUS—State Representative Jim Butler (R-Oakwood) today presented a resolution honoring Richard Palmer on being named the 2016 Ohio Certified Public Manager of the Year.

As the highest honor conferred by the Ohio Certified Public Manager Society, this award recognizes the achievements and contributions of one CPM every year who tangibly pursues excellence and exhibits admirable character. Palmer has established himself as a dependable and exemplary leader in both his positions at the Ohio Department of Commerce and the Ohio CPM Society.

“It is my privilege to present Mr. Palmer with this resolution today,” said Rep. Butler.  “Governing doesn’t occur in a vacuum; it requires the hard work and dedication of capable public servants like Mr. Palmer to ensure that Ohioans’ needs are being met by the government carrying out its vital functions.  I am pleased to recognize Mr. Palmer for his exemplary public service.  He is highly deserving of these honors.”

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Local Legislators Announce State Effort To Support Military Members, Veterans, And Their Families

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State Representatives Jim Butler (R-Oakwood) and Rick Perales (R-Beavercreek) and Senator Bob Hackett (R-London) held a press conference today to highlight legislation that supports military members, veterans, and their families in Ohio.