Senator Lehner announces passage of the proposed license plate benefiting the Ohio Association of Child Caring Agencies
Senator Lehner announces passage of the proposed license plate benefiting the Ohio Association of Child Caring Agencies
 Dayton area State Senators Peggy Lehner (left) and Bill Beagle (right) join University of Dayton President Dan Curran, recipient of the Dayton Development Coalition's Maureen Patterson Regional Leader Award
Dayton area State Senators Peggy Lehner (left) and Bill Beagle (right) join University of Dayton President Dan Curran, recipient of the Dayton Development Coalition's Maureen Patterson Regional Leader Award
 Lehner and Beagle honor Ethan Conley and his family
Lehner and Beagle honor Ethan Conley and his family
State Senator Peggy Lehner looks on as a student completes lessons within the digital curriculum
State Senator Peggy Lehner looks on as a student completes lessons within the digital curriculum
 Senator Lehner joins Ohio Gov. John Kasich as he signs the school grading formula overhaul approved by Lehner's Education Committee.
Senator Lehner joins Ohio Gov. John Kasich as he signs the school grading formula overhaul approved by Lehner's Education Committee.
 Peggy Lehner is sworn in as state Senator for the 6th Ohio Senate District. Administering the oath of office is Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWIne.
Peggy Lehner is sworn in as state Senator for the 6th Ohio Senate District. Administering the oath of office is Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWIne.
Senator Lehner testifies on legislation before a Senate committee.
Senator Lehner testifies on legislation before a Senate committee.
 Senator Lehner joins Governor Kasich and other legislators for the signing of House Bill 78, which bans post-viability abortions in Ohio
Senator Lehner joins Governor Kasich and other legislators for the signing of House Bill 78, which bans post-viability abortions in Ohio
 Senators Jones, Lehner, and Manning prepare for Senate Session to convene.
Senators Jones, Lehner, and Manning prepare for Senate Session to convene.
Senator Lehner offers sponsor testimony on legislation that address E-waste disposal in Ohio.
Senator Lehner offers sponsor testimony on legislation that address E-waste disposal in Ohio.
 The Senator addresses reports regarding funding for the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care for Ohio.
The Senator addresses reports regarding funding for the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care for Ohio.
 
 

Peggy Lehner is currently serving her second full term as the State Senator for the 6th Ohio Senate District, representing portions of Montgomery County. Lehner is no stranger to public service, having served one term in the Ohio House of Representatives as well as 10 years as a member of Kettering City Council.  Prior to serving on City Council, Senator Lehner served on the Ohio Ethics Commission, serving two terms as the Commission Chair.

 
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Senator Lehner Serves In the Following Committees :

EducationFinanceHealth, Human Services and MedicaidJudiciaryWays and Means
 
Senator Peggy Lehner discusses the recommendations of the Ohio Senate's School Testing Advisory Committee,
Senator Lehner discusses education standards, calamity days, and more on this episode of Caucus Conversation

06.22.17 - Lehner Announces Senate Budget That Closes Fiscal Shortfall And Protects Essential Services

 

“This was a very challenging budget but I feel overall that the neediest in our state have been protected and I hope that the conference committee will continue building on the work that has been done," said Lehner, who serves as a member of the Senate Finance Committee that is charged with balancing the state's two-year budget. "I am especially proud of what we were able to achieve in supporting children in drug-affected families."

 
 

05.18.17 - Lehner Honors Oakwood High School National Academic Decathlon Champions

 

"It is an honor to recognize such an intelligent and gifted group of students," said Lehner. "I commend their hard work and dedication in academics and I look forward to seeing all that they accomplish in the coming years." 

 
 

05.16.17 - Lehner And Thomas Announce Legislation Aimed At Enhancing Dental Care In Ohio

 

"Access to dentists in low-income areas in Ohio is a serious health problem," said Lehner. "Low income adults are most likely to report having problems due to the condition of their mouth and teeth."

 
 

04.21.17 - Lehner Joins National Experts To Present On Features Of World's Top-Performing Education Systems

 

"Serving on the NCSL Education Study Group has afforded me the opportunity to explore an array of best practices contributing to the world's top-performing education systems," said Lehner. "We still have much to learn, but I look forward to working with our partners and state lawmakers to implement some of these strategies aimed at maximizing educational outcomes here in Ohio."

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 6

 
Counties: Montgomery (part)
 
 

Contact Senator Lehner

 
Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-4538
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Background

 
Hometown : Kettering
Party : Republican