Mayor Richard “Ike” Stage

Grove City, Ohio

Population: 41,495

In November 2015, Richard L. “Ike” Stage was elected to the positon of Mayor for a third
consecutive term. Stage served as Mayor from April 1988 through December 1995 and served
as the appointed City Administrator of Grove City from January 2000 through November 2003.
Stage was elected to City Council in 2005 as the Councilman At Large and served a two-year
term ending January 1, 2008. Stage is a member of the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning
Commission and Past Chair, past board member of the National Association of Regional
Councils, Washington, D.C., current member of the Ohio Commodores, Franklin County
Convention Authority, Central Ohio Mayor’s and Manager’s Alliance and retired Executive Vice
President of The Huntington National Bank.