Randy Groff

City Council
Title: 3rd Ward
Phone: 740-653-3334
City Council Page

311 E Wheeling Street

Randy Groff: Third Ward Representative 

Randy Groff was elected to City Council in November 2013.  Randy currently serves as the Chairperson of the Law Committee, and is a member of the Code Enforcement & Zoning Committee and Economic Development Committee

Randy is a graduate of Lancaster High School (1967).  Randy served in the United States Marine Corps (Vietnam 1968-1970).  He studied at the Ohio State University and graduated in 1974 with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), for Marketing, Advertising, & Business Law where he graduated Cum Laude.

Before retiring in 2010, Randy worked for the following employers: Haviland Consumer Products, Inc, where he worked as an Independent Sales, Marketing and Advertising National Sales Manager.  Olin Corporation where he worked as a Plant Manager for Liquid Plant, Materials Manager, Transportation Manager, and Manage Network of Warehouse.  FMC Corporation – Southwestern Regional Sales Manager; and Coastal Industries as a Specialty Chemicals Sales for 25 state territory.

In his spare time, Randy volunteers his time for the past 17 years for the Lancaster City Board of Zoning Appeals, six years for the Lancaster City Board of Health, and for the past 13 years as the parade chairman for the Lancaster-Fairfield County Fourth of July Committee.

Randy is a member of the following: American Legion Fairfield Post #11 - Past Finance Officer; Amvets Post #1985 - Life Member; VFW Post #1516 - Life Member; Vietnam Veterans of America #1045 ; First Marine Division Association: 2nd Battalion 1st Marines Vietnam Veterans Association; and the Hocking Valley Chapter Sons of the American Revolution.

Randy is married with five grown children and four grandchildren. 


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