picked as new Statehouse director
will be making a homecoming of sorts as the new executive director of the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board.
, currently the director of Government Affairs for the Ohio Casino Control Commission
, was hired this morning at meeting of the board at the Statehouse.
She previously worked as clerk and deputy clerk of the Ohio House of Representatives.
will replace William Carleton, who last week announced his impending retirement after a decade as director of the board overseeing operations of the Statehouse and grounds.
The board picked Clemens
from a field of 16 candidates in a lightning-fast process that began 10 days ago.
selection came following a brief executive session of the board.
Rosenberger said Clemens
"has the ability to think outside the box to bring more people to the Statehouse."
A graduate of Kenyon College, Clemens worked as a legislative aide and in a variety of other positions in the House before becoming clerk.
moved to the Ohio Casino Control Commission