“A lot of our campaign was focused on making sure people get out the vote, and they responded,” Lampton said. “That says a lot about voters in our area, that they’re involved, that they’re paying attention.”
Lampton is currently completing his first term as a state representative. He has operated an insurance agency since 1990, and holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from the University of Dayton.
Shutte is a political newcomer and former business owner with a bachelor’s degree in management from Park University.
Ohio House terms are two years, and members can serve up to four consecutive two-year terms. State representatives will receive a base salary of $69,876 starting in 2023. Each state representative is assigned to several standing committees, which meet while the House is in session to review each bill.