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Ralph Blanton


Ralph is in his 10th year as Salem Township Trustee.  He and his wife Debi have lived most of their lives in Salem Township where they own and operate EXIT Best Realty.   He joined the Morrow Salem Fire Department in 1976 as a volunteer Firefighter/EMT.  Ralph has served as Lieutenant, and Assistant Chief, each for several years.  He still serves the current Salem Morrow Fire Department as a Captain.  Ralph has always believed in serving his community.  He graduated from Little Miami High School and has a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Cincinnati with a major in Management.



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Susan Ramsey


Susan was appointed as a Salem Township Trustee in June 2016 after her husband, Kirk Ramsey passed with ALS.  In November 2017, Susan was elected to serve as a Salem Township Trusteee. She is currently serving as vice president during her term. Susan is also a member of the Ohio Township Association. 

Susan is a 45 year resident of Salem Township.  She is a mother to twins Kirk & Kennedy and Ida Mae and works for the Little Miami School District. 

Susan is accessible and responsive to residents concerns, while representing the residents with integrity.

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Heath Kilburn


R. Heath Kilburn is a life long resident of Salem Township. Heath is currently serving his third consecutive term as Salem Township Trustee. The Kilburn name is not new to Salem township where he is a third-generation trustee following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather before him. He also serves his community as Police Chief of the Village of Morrow and has held that position since 1999. Heath also previously worked for nearly a decade at the Ohio Department of Transportation. Heath is grateful for the opportunity to represent and serve the community of Salem Township.