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, 2017.

Andrew Bushman - Chairman

Andy Bushman first took office on January 3, 2006. He resides on Fowlers Mill Road 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. Andy is the township's representative to the Geauga Safety Council, alternate to the Chagrin River Watershed Partners, and liaison with the Munson Fire Department and Sheriff's Department.  Contact Andy at
(440) 286-3916 or abushman@munsontwp.com.


Jim McCaskey, Clerk-pro-tem, present term ends December 31, 2017.

Jim McCaskeyJim McCaskey has been a Munson Township resident for almost his entire life.  Jim is a 1981 Chardon High School graduate who went on to receive a double Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Production & Biology from Wilmington College in 1985. He has served on the Auburn Career Center Advisory Board and is former President of the Ohio Landscape Association. Jim 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. 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.

Jim and his wife Ronda reside on Thwing Road where they have raised 3 children. Ronda is a NICU nurse at UH Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital. Their son Tim (Krystel) works alongside Jim as Production Manager at McCaskey Landscape & Design, daughter Caitlyn (Mark) is an ICU Nurse at Hillcrest Hospital, and daughter Nicole is in her final year at BGSU in Special Education. Jim is currently the representative to the Sheriff’s Department and the Health District Advisory Council for Munson Township. 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, 2015.

Irene McMullen

Irene lives with her family, and sheep, chickens, cat and dog, on Sherman Road. She previously served on Munson's Board of Zoning Appeals and the Long Range Land Use Advisory Committee. Irene received her B.S. from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY and a J.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She has a law practice and serves as an Impartial Hearing Officer on issues relating to education.

Irene and her husband, Dan, have two children. Benjamin attends Duke University in North Carolina and Karoline works for a production company. Irene is an avid volunteer, especially for organizations relating to the welfare of children and education. Irene McMullen is serving in her third term, having been originally appointed on March 10, 2009. Irene is the township's representative to the Chagrin River Watershed Partners, NOPEC and the Western Reserve Land Conservancy. Please feel free to contact her at (440)796-6825 or imcmullen@munsontwp.com


Judy Toth, Fiscal Officer, term ends March 31, 2016.

Judy Toth has been a resident of Munson Township for over 50 years, and resides at 12263 Bradford Drive. She was elected fiscal officer in November 2011 and took office April 1, 2012. Prior to her election, she worked 27 years as the township’s secretary. Judy has five grown children Kate (Brian) Garmey, Jeanne, Jennifer (Vince) Baroni, Dan, and Susan, and seven grandchildren, Lukas, Connor, Megan, Nicholas, Brendan, Dominic and Isabella, and is a member of St. Helen’s parish in Newbury.

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. Mrs. Toth 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, she 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 Judy at the township (440) 286-9312 or by cell phone 440-376-9399. Her township email address is jtoth@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