Gov. DeWine names former Franklin County judge as next PUCO chairwoman

Former Franklin County Judge Jenifer French will be the next chairwoman of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, Gov. Mike DeWine told a virtual forum at the City Club of Cleveland on Friday.

French was a Common Pleas Court judge until January. She lost her seat on the bench in the general election in November.

She will serve the unexpired term left open by Samuel Randazzo, the governor’s office said in a statement. This appointment is subject to confirmation by the Ohio Senate. The term ends…


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