Honorable Kevin Boyce
President, Franklin County Board of Commissioners
Kevin L. Boyce was first elected by the voters of Franklin County to serve as Commissioner in 2016 and was reelected in 2020. Boyce brings experience as a State Representative, State Treasurer for Ohio and Columbus City Councilmember to the Board of Commissioners.
Boyce served as a State Representative for the 25th Ohio House District from May 2012 through 2016 where he served on the House Community and Family Advancement Committee, the Community and Family Advancement Subcommittee on Minority Affairs, House Finance Committee, House Finance Committee on Higher Education, House Rules and Reference Committee and the Controlling Board.
Boyce has a long history of public service having previously served as a State Treasurer from 2009 to 2011. As State Treasurer, Boyce implemented a series of successful programmatic changes, through which, he reduced operating costs by 12 percent and slashed pension fund management fees by 63 percent.
Prior to his appointment as State Treasurer, Boyce served eight years as a member of the Columbus City Council, of which the last three he was elected as President Pro Tempore and served as Chairman of the Public Finance Committee.
Boyce earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from University of Toledo and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Central Michigan University. He is an active member of the historic St. Paul AME Church in Columbus, Ohio. Boyce has two sons, and resides in Columbus, Ohio.