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Lori Ann Feibel
Mary Gottesman
Steve Keyes
Tim Madison
Troy Markham
Deneese Owen
Richard Sharp 

Email All Council Members:
citycouncil@bexley.org 

Bexley City Hall
2242 East Main Street
Bexley, Ohio 43209 

Council Committees

Council President:
Tim Madison

Finance Commitee:
Deneese Owen, Chair
Lori Ann Feibel
Richard Sharp 

Strategic Committee:
Lori Ann Feibel, Chair
Steve Keyes
Richard Sharp 

Safety Committee:
Richard Sharp, Chair
Mary Gottesman
Steve Keyes 

Service Committee:
Mary Gottesman, Chair
Lori Ann Feibel
Troy Markham

Zoning & Development:
Steve Keyes, Chair
Troy Markham
Deneese Owen 

Recreation & Parks:
Troy Markham, Chair
Mary Gottesman
Deneese Owen 

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Mary Gottesman, Member of Council

Leadership: Service Committee Chair
Term: January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2019
Contact: mgottesman@bexley.org

This is Mary Gottesman’s first term on Bexley City Council. She is a 20-year resident of Bexley. Her daughter, Tovah, a graduate of Bexley High School, resides in New York City. Mary will serve as the chair of the Services Committee and as a member of the Parks and Recreation Committee as well as the Safety and Health Committee. Her particular focus this year will be on starting health programing for Bexley as well as contributing to the city’s infrastructure to support biking and other forms physical activity for residents.

Mary has served as the Secretary/ Treasurer of the South Bexley Neighborhood Association. She also has volunteered at the 4th of July pre-fireworks event and at the Mayor’s Bar-be-cue during the Labor Day celebration. She served on the committee for Bexley’s first Safety Expo and Education event as well as being an exhibitor at the event.

Mary has been a registered nurse for 37 years, receiving her PhD in Nursing from the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY, her Master’s degree in Nursing from the University of Minnesota, and her bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, MN. Mary was inducted into professional nursing’s highest honor society, the American Academy of Nursing, in 2006.

She recently retired as Professor, Clinical Nursing after 20 years teaching at The Ohio State University College of Nursing. While at the University, Mary directed the Doctor of Nursing Practice program and the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner specialty as well as teaching in the interdisciplinary Leadership Excellence in Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) program. A Past President of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP), she chaired NAPNAP’s Healthy Eating and Activity Together (HEAT) National Initiative, publishing a preventive care guideline and toolkit focused on the prevention and early detection of childhood obesity. She continues to serve on the Steering Work Group for the Bright Futures Program at the American Academy of Pediatrics, a fifteen-year funded effort supported by the Maternal Child Health Bureau, focused on the pediatric health supervision guidelines. She also was a member of the NHLBI Pediatric Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Expert Panel, which also produced comprehensive guidelines on the prevention of heart disease in children and teens. Mary created and taught child health and development programs statewide for personnel in the Ohio Department of Health’s programs serving children birth to three years of age. She also provides a wide range of health services for low income and at risk children and teens throughout Columbus, Ohio.