EATON — J. Stephen Simmons, retired Preble County Engineer, is announcing his candidacy for the Preble County Commission term commencing Jan. 3, 2017.
According to Simmons, with his experience of over 27 years as Preble County Engineer, he can “bring additional stability, vision and direction to the county board of commissioners.”
“I want to continue serving the people of Preble County in areas that are vital to our future,” Simmons said, noting he hopes that, “With the voter’s support, we can move Preble County forward in a positive direction.”
Simmons is a 1970 graduate of Eaton High Schools and a 1975 graduate of the University of Cincinnati with a degree in civil and environmental engineering. He was elected Preble County Engineer in 1984, and assumed the duties in January 1985. Simmons has been a member of several groups and organizations, including the Eaton Rotary Club.
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