State Representative D.J. Swearingen is currently serving his first term in the Ohio House of Representatives. He represents the 89th House District, which encompasses both Erie and Ottawa counties.
Representative Swearingen received his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Bowling Green State University, cum laude, with a minor in General Business and his Juris Doctor Degree from the University of Dayton School of Law, cum laude. He currently practices law with the firm Wickens, Herzer, Panza with offices in Sandusky and Avon where he advises business owners on transactions, daily operations, and future initiatives.
He volunteers in his community and previously sat on several area boards and leadership committees. He has been married to his wife Angela for 10 years and they reside in Huron, Ohio with their three daughters. They are active members of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sandusky, Ohio.