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Sept. 25, 2012

Contact: Lesley Fry at (419) 995-8671 or Pam Joseph at (419) 995-8284

New members appointed to Board of Ohio State Lima

Three new members were recently appointed to the Board of The Ohio State University at Lima. Each new member will serve a three-year term. Their first official meeting will be at 4:30 p.m., Thur., Oct. 18, 2012, in the Public Service Board Room on the Ohio State Lima campus.

Chad Metzger, Wapakoneta, is a financial advisor for Edward Jones. Metzger is Ohio State Lima’s newest representative on the Ohio State Alumni Association’s Alumni Advisory Council. This council promotes the general welfare of Ohio State by serving as a sounding board for the university president on current topics of university import and interest and seeks to strengthen ties between the university and its alumni and friends. Metzger is an active member of Wapakoneta Sertoma Club, Wapakoneta Rotary Club and Wapakoneta Dollars for Scholars. He is also the past president and current executive and finance committee board member to the Wapakoneta Family YMCA. Metzger received his bachelor’s degree in finance from the Fisher College of Business at Ohio State.

Earl Recker, DDS, Ottawa, owns Columbus Grove Family Dentistry. Recker has practiced general dentistry in Wapakoneta, McComb and Columbus Grove since 1996. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association and the Northwest Ohio Dental Association. A graduate of Continental High School, Recker earned both his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees from The Ohio State University.

Eva Yarger, Van Wert, is a partner at Young, Taylor & Yarger Law Office and the assistant prosecutor for the Van Wert County Prosecutor’s Office. Yarger serves as a board member on the Van Wert County Council on Aging, Inc., the Van Wert County Chamber of Commerce, Life Links Community School and the Brumback Library. A native of Elida, Yarger earned her bachelor’s degree from Ohio State and her Juris Doctor from Arizona State University.