About Township Elected Officials

The township officials consist of three trustees and a township fiscal officer who are elected to four-year staggered terms. One trustee and the fiscal officer are elected in one odd-numbered year, and the two remaining trustees are elected two years later.

Ken Jones, Fiscal Officer

Ken has served the Township since 2004 when he was appointed to fill an unexpired term. He was elected to the position in 2005 and re-elected in 2007, 2011, 2015 and 2019. Ken is an experienced financial professional, having served as a PriceWaterhouse/Coopers auditor and as a chief financial officer in the private sector. He has been a Certified Public Accountant (now inactive) since 1982. He retired as a full-time CFO in the business world in 2001, but keeps active as a board member of Middlefield Banking Company. His wife Melanie is a retired attorney, and paints water colors. The couple enjoys traveling and family events.

Contact Fiscal Officer Ken Jones at kjones@jeffersontownship.org

Township Financials


Jefferson Township's audit reports are available on the Auditor of State's WEBSITE . Search Jefferson Township in Franklin County.

In 2015, Jefferson Township became one of the first local governments to sign up for OhioCheckbook.com -- a first-of-its-kind website from the State Treasurer that shows taxpayers exactly how their tax dollars are being spent. The site complies Jefferson Township's spending information into a database that will allow taxpayers to search by category, vendor, time period, etc., as well as view graphs, charts, and comparisons.

Visit https://OhioCheckbook.gov/Townships/Jefferson-Township-(Franklin) to view our data now!

Board of Trustees Meetings

Regular Meetings
January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020
Second Wednesday of each month 3 p.m.
Fourth Wednesday of each month 7 p.m.

Jefferson Township Fire Station
6767 Havens Corners Rd

(614) 861-3757

View the CALENDAR for the current schedule. All meetings are open to the public 


COVID-19 Update:
Due to the ongoing public health emergency and in accordance with HB404, all Board of Trustees meetings will be held via teleconference until further notice. The virtual meetings can be accessed by the media and public using the instructions below. Questions regarding access can be directed to info@jeffersontownship.org or 614-304-0133 ahead of the meeting. 


Tele-conference instructions:
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United States: +1 (646) 749-3122
Access Code: 114-512-189

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