Photo of AlexAlex Lytten is a lifelong resident of Jerusalem Township. He is currently serving his first term as Trustee. Alex has one child (Carly Lytten)

Alex is a graduate of Toledo Early College High School. He earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Environmental Science from the University of Toledo in 2017. He has a career in Environmental Science helping with research of Harmful Algal Blooms and fisheries on Lake Erie.

Alex enjoys being outside and staying busy by fixing items in his spare time.

You can reach Alex by calling the township office at (419) 836-8921 or on his cell at (419) 972-1087.

David Bench

David is a lifelong resident of Jerusalem Township and is currently serving his second term as a Jerusalem Township Trustee.  He is married to Cindy and they have 3 children; Kurt (Corinna), Arik (Beth), and Heidi (Derek Meyer) and are grandparents to Caleb, Ethan, Jed, Arianna, Josiah, Elias and Nora.  David has a faithful golden retriever side-kick named Peaches.

He is a graduate of Clay High School and Owens Community College with an Associate Agricultural Degree.

David is a farmer and is involved in many organizations such as the Farm Bureau, Ohio Floral Association, Maumee Valley Growers, Perennial Plants, Nation Federation of Independent Business, Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association, and the Ohio Farmers Union.  David is a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church and involved in various church ministries. In his spare time, David enjoys Scuba Diving which includes looking for mermaids.

You can reach Mr. Bench by calling the township office at (419) 836-8921 or on his cell at (419) 654-9443.

Beau Miller

Beau Miller lifelong resident of Jerusalem Twp. currently serving his first term, He is married to Dana for 16 years and they have two children Charlie and Emma who both attend Oregon City School.

He is a graduate of Clay High School and a past member of the Jerusalem Twp. Fire Department. He enjoys watching his kids play sports spending time with his family camping, hunting & fishing on Lake Erie.

He is a private business owner at Ottawa Products Company located in the township where they produce bolts and metal stampings for the heavy truck and off-road equipment.

Trustee Meetings

Meeting dates are the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm in the meeting room of the township complex.

Meeting Records


Special Trustee Meeting December 13, 2023
Trustee Meeting 12/26/23 (cancelled For Holidays)
Trustee Meeting 10/24/2023