RJC Events

Cleveland: Meet & Greet with Jane Timken

March 29, 2017 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM


Please note change of date.

The Republican Jewish Coalition 
Invites You to Join Us for a Meet & Greet with


Jane Timken
Chairman of the Ohio Republican Party


This event is open exclusively to current RJC Members and Leaders
There is no charge to attend, but all attendees must be current in their dues

RSVP is required.



Doubletree Beachwood
3663 Park East Dr
Beachwood, OH 44122
United States
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Abby Schultz · · 202-638-6688

About Our Speaker

Jane Timken was elected Chairman of the Ohio Republican Party on January 6, 2017.

Jane's political experience also includes serving as Vice-Chairman of the Stark County Republican Party. At the 40th Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Jane served as a Delegate from the 16th Congressional District and Co-Chairman of the Sub-Committee on Restoring Constitutional Government.

Prior to serving as Chairman, Jane practiced law. She began her legal career with the firm Black McCuskey, where she specialized in civil litigation, employment law, worker’s compensation, and medical malpractice defense. Additionally, she served as a Magistrate and law clerk to the Honorable Judge Sara Lioi in the Court of Common Pleas in Stark County, Ohio.

In addition to politics, Jane is passionate about her community. From serving others, to education, to the arts, Jane has played key roles in helping her community succeed. She previously served as a Director of CommQuest, which provides substance abuse treatment, mental health counseling, adoption services, a homeless shelter, and Samaritan’s Food Table. She served as a Trustee of St. George’s School, an independent co-educational boarding school, and as Director of North Canton Medical Foundation. She is also a member of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, serving on the Archangel Fund.

As a Trustee of Kent State University for nine years, ane served the University in many capacities, including Chairman of the Board of Trustees. Additionally, she chaired the Academic Workgroup of the Northeast Ohio Universities Collaboration and Innovation Study Commission, established by the Ohio General Assembly to improve quality, access, and efficiency in higher education.

Jane graduated cum laude from Harvard College, where she received the John Harvard Scholarship for Academic Achievement and the Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Certificate of Merit. While at Harvard, she also played for the Radcliffe Rugby Football Club. She received her J.D, summa cum laude, from The American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C. and served as a Note & Comment Editor of The Administrative Law Journal of the American University.

Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Jane lives in Stark County, Ohio with her husband W.J. (Tim) Timken, Jr., Chairman, CEO, & President of TimkenSteel. She has two children, Henry and Emma. She plays competitive USTA tennis, and enjoys cooking, reading, and traveling.