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 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
 Lehner and Beagle honor Ethan Conley and his family
Lehner and Beagle honor Ethan Conley and his family
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 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.
 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 first 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 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

09.16.16 - Jones And Lehner Named To Dayton Region's List Of 50 Most Influential Women

 
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"Receiving this award is truly an honor," said Senator Lehner. "We have made great strides to ensure that Ohio's children receive quality educational opportunities and we will continue to hold schools accountable for meeting the high standards that our students and families deserve."

 
 

07.28.16 - Families To Save Once Again During Ohio's Sales Tax Holiday: August 5-7th

 

As a grandmother to a number of school-age children, I know firsthand that this opportunity will go a long way for families who deserve to keep more of their hard-earned money. I encourage parents and educators to take advantage of this unique opportunity from August 5 to August 7, 2016. This temporary relief from the sales taxes is meant to ease the burden for families and ensure that students have the items necessary to succeed in the classroom.

 
 

07.07.16 - Lehner Joins National Leaders To Discuss Equity In Education During Aspen Institute Workshop

 
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"The Aspen Institute has provided an incredible forum to collaborate with education minds from across the country in an effort to provide the highest quality education to all children," said Lehner. "The innovative ideas that stem from such important collaboration will benefit students and help toward ensuring education equity in our state."

 
 

05.26.16 - Lehner Announces Passage Of Bills Supporting Ohio Children, Increasing Access To Summer Meals

 
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"These agencies provide pivotal services that our communities depend on and I'm proud that funds from the OACCA license plate will go to benefit their mission," said Lehner. "Locally, agencies such as Agape for Youth, CHOICES, Inc., South Community, and Eastway will be able to use this investment to reach the children and families who need it most."

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 6

 
Counties: Montgomery (part)
 
 

Contact Senator Lehner

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

Background

 
Hometown : Kettering
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2011, 2009; State Representative,
2009-2011; Kettering City Council, 1998-2008


Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another four-year term