Republican candidate who ran for the Ohio Senate in 2012, but was not successful. He was a member of the US House of Representatives from 2007 to 2010.
He served in the Marine Corps Reserve from 2000 to 2008.
He became the Treasurer of Ohio in 2011 and has retained the highest possible rating from Standard & Poor’s for the state's $4 billion government investment fund.
He got married to Ilana Safran.
He intended to be a Republican Senator like Kenneth Wherry, but was unable to win the election.