Craig Chessler - Board President: 2015
is a life-long resident of Perry Township
He is a 1976 graduate of Perry High School, a former Cadet at the United States Military Academy at West Point and a graduate with honors with a Bachelor's Degree in economics and communications from Otterbein College.
Craig earned his Jurist Doctor degree from the University of Akron School of Law in 1983.
He was first elected as a Trustee in 1989.
also has served since 1985 as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney and Assistant Law Director for the City of Canton
maintains a private law practice specializing in probate law, employment law, victim's rights and mental illness advocacy.
He has also served as a trustee of the Stark Trial Lawyers Academy and Perry-Navarre Joint Economic Development District and is currently secretary for the Stark Council of Governments.
is a strong supporter of Perry theatre and athletics.
There are four lovely ladies in his
wife, Linda, two daughters, and Hallie, the dachshund.