Marilyn Slaby - House District 38

State Representative Marilyn Slaby is currently serving her fourth term in the Ohio House of Representatives.  She represents the 38th District, which includes western portions of Summit and Stark counties.

Born and raised in Summit County, State Representative Slaby now resides in Copley. She was a graduate of Cuyahoga Falls High School and went on to graduate from Heidelberg College, where she received a Bachelor’s of Science in Education. Upon graduation, Representative Slaby returned to her alma mater of Cuyahoga Falls to teach. She went on to run a preschool and to serve as an administrative assistant at the Summit County Board of Elections, in addition to owning two small businesses.

In 2004, Representative Slaby was appointed to a seat in the Ohio House of Representatives. She was appointed to serve again during the 129th General following the resignation of her husband, former State Representative Lynn Slaby, who left to take the post of commissioner of the Ohio Public Utilities Commission.

Representative Slaby and her husband have three children and four grandchildren.