Nickie J. Antonio proudly serves as the  State Representative for Ohio House District 13 (Lakewood, and portions of Cleveland Wards 3, 11, 14, 15 and Linndale).  Now in her 4th term, she leads her caucus as the House Democratic Whip. She was first elected to this office in the November, 2010 Election following 5 years of service as a Lakewood City Council member (at-Large).  She also serves as the highest Ranking Minority Member of the Health and Aging Committee,  the Joint Medicaid Oversight Committee, is a member of  the House Committee of Finance and Appropriations and Higher Ed subcommittee and serves on the Rules and Reference Committee.  She has also served on  the HHS Subcommittee on Finance and Appropriations, Prescription Drug and Opioid Task force, Health Opioid Subcommittee, 21st Century Manufacturing Task Force and the Legislative Committee on Public Health Futures, Education and Commerce and Labor Committees. Antonio is the former  Chair for the Ohio House Democratic Women’s  Caucus, and is a former member of the Ohio House Progressive Caucus of Legislators, and is the State Coordinator for the Women’s Legislative Lobby.  Nickie won her race for re-election in 2014 by receiving 73% of the vote. She and her partner of 21+ years, Jean Kosmac were married  in 2015 and reside in Lakewood. They have raised two amazing daughters Ariel and Stacey of whom they are very proud.



Join Us for an Exciting Announcement!


You are invited to the 

Special Announcement & Reception in support of:

State Representative & Minority Whip 

Nickie J. Antonio 

“Leadership that works for Ohio”

Deagan’s Kitchen & Bar

14810 Detroit Avenue Lakewood, OH  44107

Private Reception 5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Host $2,500 ~ Sponsor $1,000 ~ Supporter $500   

General Reception 6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Friend $250 ~ Individual $100~ Neighbor $50

~ Senior/Student $25~

To donate online visit
Please make checks payable to: Friends of Nickie J. Antonio
1305 Belle Ave. Lakewood, OH 44107
no corporate checks please
RSVP to Nicole Parke at
Ohio state income tax laws may allow you to claim a political contribution as a tax credit: 
$50 per individual or $100 per couple.

paid for by: ~Friends of Nickie J. Antonio~ treasurer Jean Kosmac~1305 Belle Ave.~Lakewood, Ohio 44107