Fall Luncheon with Jane Timken and David Pepper--Last Call!
Date: October 12, 2017
Time: 11:30 reception; 12 noon luncheon; 12:30 presentation and questions
Location: The Taft Center at Fountain Square, 2nd Floor, US Bank Tower, 425 Walnut Street
Cost: $20 members, $25 non-members & guests. Scroll down for "buy" button.
RSVP Deadline: October 5, 2017; Event will be limited to the first 75 respondents
Ohio politics has taken on a local purple color as both the Republican and Democratic parties are led by Cincinnati natives, as well as graduates of Harvard and Yale! Please join us for lunch and a discussion of state and federal politics with Jane Timken, Harvard ’89, and David Pepper, Yale ’93, JD ’99.
Jane Timken was elected Chairman of the Ohio Republican Party on January 6, 2017. She previously served as Vice-Chairman of the Stark County Republican Party, where she was responsible for fundraising efforts, candidate recruitment, volunteer engagement, campaign logistics, and implementation of strategy. At the 40th Republican National Convention in Tampa, Jane was a Congressional District 16 Delegate and Co-Chairman of the Sub-Committee Restoring Constitutional Government. She began her legal career with Black McCuskey, where she practiced civil litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation, and medical malpractice defense. She served as a Magistrate and law clerk to the Honorable Judge Sara Lioi in the Court of Common Pleas in Stark County, Ohio. Jane graduated cum laude from Harvard College, where she received the John Harvard Scholarship for Academic Achievement and the Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Certificate of Merit. She played for the Radcliffe Rugby Football Club. She received her J.D, summa cum laude, from The American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C., graduated in the top 10% of her class, and served as a Note & Comment Editor of The Administrative Law Journal of the American University.
David Pepper was elected Chairman of the Ohio Democratic Party on December 17, 2014 and began his term on January 1, 2015. David was first elected to public office in 2001 when he served on the Cincinnati City Council, finishing first out of a field of 26 candidates, and was reelected for a second term in 2003, again leading the pack in votes. In 2006, David was elected to the three-member Hamilton County Commission. He served as the Commission President from 2009-2010. Since 2000, David has also worked in the Cincinnati offices of major law firms Squire Sanders and Blank Rome, focusing his practice on commercial and business litigation, and appellate litigation. David also teaches election and voting rights law as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Cincinnati College of Law. David earned his B.A. magna cum laude from Yale University, where he was Phi Beta Kappa, and later earned his J.D. from Yale Law School. In 1999, David clerked for the Honorable Nathaniel Jones of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.