Civil Service Commission

Civil Service is the employment system that establishes entrance, promotions, and other aspects of employment for a variety of City jobs. Civil Service rules incorporate laws against employment discrimination and set exam requirements for new hires. The Civil Service Commission sets and enforces rules pertaining to Civil Service positions within the City, including examinations, appointments, promotions, and removals of those positions.

Governing Law: The Civil Service Commission is established per Section 137.01 of the Codified Ordinances pursuant to ORC Section 124.40.


  • Three members are appointed by the Mayor;
  • Members serve six-year terms;
  • Not more than two members may be members of one political party. 

Residency: N/A

Agendas and Meeting Minutes: Available here.

Meeting Schedule: The Civil Service Commission meets quarterly, as needed, at City Hall.


Name:Initial Appointment:Current Term Expires:
Chris BoehringerJan. 1, 2021Dec. 31, 2026
DeMarcus MoodyJan. 1, 2020Dec. 31, 2025
Mary WolkeJan. 1, 2022Dec. 31, 2027

Secretary and Staff Contact: Julie Morrison

Dec. 31, 2021