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Josh Mandel's Biography

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Full Name:

Josh Mandel




Wife: Ilana; 3 Children: Rosie, Judah, Gideon

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Cleveland, OH

Home City:

Beachwood, OH



Attended, Investment Decisions and Behavioral Finance Program, Harvard University

Graduated, Marine Corps Intelligence School

JD, Case Western Reserve University, 2000-2003

BA, Communications, Ohio State University, 1996-2000

Candidate, United States Senate, Ohio, 2012, 2022

Treasurer, State of Ohio, 2011-2019

Representative, Ohio State House of Representatives, 2007-2011

Member, Lyndhurst City Council, 2004-2007

Former Member, Armed Services and Veterans Affairs Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives

Former Ranking Minority Member, Financial Institutions Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives

Former Member, Public Utilities Committee, Ohio State House of Representatives

Founder, The Groveland Company

Intelligence Specialist, United States Marine Corps, Iraq

Served, United States Marine Corps Reserve, 2000-2008

Member, Alternative Energy Committee, Lyndhurst City Council

Member, Financial Institutions, Real Estate and Securities Committee, Lyndhurst City Council

Member, House Insurance Committee, Lyndhurst City Council

Vice-Chair, Public Utilities Committee, Lyndhurst City Council


"Excellence in Financial Management" award, Association of Government Accountants, 2014; "Public Integrity Award," American Society for Public Administration; legislative "Rookie of the Year," Columbus Monthly Magazine; Watchdog of the Treasury, United Conservatives of Ohio

Favorite Book:

Cowboy Ethics

Favorite Movie:

Full Metal Jacket, A Few Good Men, Apollo 13, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Hoosiers

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Favorite Type of Music:

Classic Rock, 80's Music

Hobbies or Special Talents:

Spending time with my wife, family and friends