Licking County News

Vanover a candidate for Olentangy job

Licking Heights Treasurer Jennifer Vanover is among five candidates for treasurer of the Olentangy school district.

Two interviews were scheduled by the Olentangy school board for May 15; three were scheduled for May 16.

The list will be narrowed to two or three finalists, who will participate in a final round of interviews, board President Kevin O'Brien said.

A new treasurer will be hired during the first or second week of June, he said.

The other candidates are:

* Former Olentangy Assistant Treasurer Todd Johnson, who currently is filling the role of finance chief on an interim basis.

* Scott Gooding, director of financial services for the Educational Service Center of Central Ohio.

* Brian Kern, assistant treasurer for Dublin City Schools.

* Tony Swartz, treasurer of Groveport Madison Local Schools.

-- Brett Nuckles