PAULDING COUNTY – The Paulding County Republican Central Committee met on Thursday October 7 to appoint a new County Commissioner. Chariman Jerry Zielke said, “We had eleven outstanding individuals who submitted resumes. After much discussion the committee voted in open session and the majority winner was Michael L Weible.”

Weible lives with his wife Karin in the Oakwood area. They have four adult children and 10 grandchildren. Mike is a graduate of Paulding High School and ITT Technical Institute, Fort Wayne. Mike is currently an agricultural producer, farming with his family in the Oakwood area.

He currently serves as the Chairman of the Paulding County Farm Service Agency Board. He has served as an Auglaize Township Trustee for six years. He was formerly employed for a number of years as a store manager for a large retail store chain and has extensive planning, marketing, expense control and human resource experience.

Once Weible completes all the necessary paperwork he will be sworn in and he will begin his official capacity as commissioner.

“The Paulding County Republican Central Committee is very pleased to have Mike joining the Commissioner team to continue improving Paulding County into the future,” Zielke said.