About David Painter

David Painter

David is a lifelong resident of Clermont County, Ohio; born and raised in New Richmond. He is the son of Fred, a 41 year service manager at New Richmond Auto Sales and Lucy Painter, a dedicated stay at home mom. David is a 1976 graduate of New Richmond High School and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Findlay.

David has worked for the last 37 years in the nuclear industry managing multi-million dollar projects for clients including: the Department of Energy; the Department of Defense; National Nuclear Security Administration; Defense Logistics Agency; and the Army Corp of Engineers. David’s experiences growing up with disastrous floods in his home town, led him to volunteer to manage the ground forces in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina. Many residents in New Orleans Parish and Jefferson Parish were recipients of David’s managed relief efforts.

New Richmond Schools

David served eight years as a member of the New Richmond School Board of Education; acting as president twice during his tenure.

He shares the accomplishment of leading the New Richmond Schools to becoming an “Excellent” rated school system while eliminating all debts and creating a surplus of cash-on-hand of more than 19 million dollars.