Liberty Township Elected Officials
The Township Trustees and Fiscal Officer meet the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month at 6 p.m. at the Liberty Township Administration Building (7162 Liberty Centre Drive, Suite A, 45069). Each meeting includes time for the public to bring any issues or questions before the Board. The Trustees welcome guests and visitors and residents wanting to learn more about Liberty Township.
Liberty Township adopted Limited Home Rule Government on June 18, 2007 per the Ohio Revised Code Chapter 504.
Learn more about the Trustees:
Thomas P. Farrell, President
Thomas P. Farrell is serving his first term as a Liberty Township Trustee in 2014 after being appointed in March 2013 to serve the remainder of a vacated term. He has lived in Liberty Township for 15 years and served in a volunteer capacity on the Liberty Township Zoning Commission for nearly 10 years prior to serving as an elected official. Farrell is a small business owner, serving as president of Alternative Computer Technology in West Chester. He also serves as president of the Four Bridges HOA and currently serves on the Boards of Bishop Fenwick High School and the Atrium Medical Center Foundation.
“I’m humbled and honored to have the opportunity to serve the residents and businesses of Liberty Township. I’m ready to take my involvement in Liberty Township to the next level and to help perpetuate responsible growth and family values, while representing the best long-term interest of the residents. It’s an exciting time to be living and working in Liberty Township,” said Farrell.
Farrell holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Dayton and graduate degree from Harris University of Florida. He lives in Four Bridges with his wife Kim and three children Chelsea, Brady and Kyle. Tom can be reached via email or 513-759-7514.
Christine Matacic, Vice President
Christine Matacic was re-elected to a fourth term as Trustee in November of 2013. She served as the President of the Board many times over the last several years and is currently serving as the Board President for 2014. Her involvement in the community includes serving on the following Boards of Directors: Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI); Butler County Regional Transit Authority; West Chester - Liberty Chamber Alliance; Hamilton Rotary; and Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority (SORTA).
Christine's vision for Liberty Township includes:
- Diversify our tax base with additional commercial development in our established corridors.
- Plan and improve our roads and infrastructure.
- Work with the USPS to establish a zip code for Liberty Township.
- Continue to develop diversified parks and hike / bike trails.
- Maintain and improve Police, Fire, and EMS protection to keep up with the growth.
- Continue to balance our budget while maintaining appropriate reserves.
- Work with county, state, and federal government officials to insure responsible and positive legislation for our future.
Christine and her husband, John, have two daughters, Catherine and Janice and have lived in Liberty Township since 1981. She can be contacted via email or 513-759-7512.
Steve Schramm, Trustee
Steve Schramm, serving his first term as trustee, was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, educated in both the catholic (Our Lady of the Rosary) and the public school (Greenhills High School) systems, achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, and graduated from Bowling Green State University in 1980. He married his high school sweetheart after graduation and has three grown children, all living in Butler County. Schramm began his professional career with Owens Corning followed by management positions with two small construction firms in Butler County and Northern Kentucky. With an overwhelming desire t run his own company, Steve and his wife started OK Interiors Corporation where he continues to serve as Vice President.
Schramm currently serves as Chairman of the Board of the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) and is a Management Trustee on the Carpenters Pension and Health and Welfare fund in Southwest Ohio. He has also served for four years on Liberty Township’s Board of Zoning Appeals, Zoning Commission and co-chaired the Vision Committee. Schramm, who actively supports solid conservative values, is a consummate advocate of small business and even smaller government. He looks forward to working closely with the community to continue our evolution as one of the best places to live and work in the region. Steve can be reached via email or 513-759-7513.
Pamela Quinlisk, Fiscal Officer
Pamela Quinlisk was elected as Fiscal Officer in November of 2009 after being appointed in May of 2008 to fill the vacancy left by Roger Reynolds when he became the Butler County Auditor. She and her husband Shawn are lifelong residents of the area and have four children. Quinlisk has been involved with the Lakota Schools, serving several years on the District Parent Council. Pam can be reached via email or 513-759-7608.