Rep. Theresa Gavarone was appointed to the Ohio House of Representatives on August 2, 2016 after being unanimously recommended by a screening panel to fill the seat Rep. Tim Brown vacated.
Charters Gavarone holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University and a law degree from the University of Toledo College of Law. As a resident of Wood County for over 30 years, she has an extensive background representing the community, serving on the Bowling Green City Council and participating in the local Kiwanis group. On the city council, she is the chair of the Public Lands and Buildings Committee and also serves on the Finance and Ways and Means Committee as well as the Planning, Zoning, and Economic Development Committee.
In addition to her public service, Charters Gavarone is an attorney with Ruck & Wright Law and the co-owner of a family business with her husband of 24 years, Jim. She and Jim reside in Bowling Green and have three children.