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 Prescription Drug and Opioid Task force, Health Opioid Subcommittee, 21st Century Manufacturing Task Force and the Legislative Committee on Public Health Futures and 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.


 Paid for by Friends of Nickie J. Antonio, Rosemarie Feighan DeJohn, treasurer


Please join Nickie J. Antonio in  CHICAGO

On Sunday October 1, 2017


O’Callaghan’s on 29 W. Hubbard Street Chicago, Ill 

with Friends:

Hon. Sara Feigenholtz~Hon. Debra Shore~Hon. Sam Yingling

Aisha C. Moodie-Mills Pres. & CEO Victory Fund & Institute 

Ed Mullen ~Quiana McKenzie~Collin Burton~Karen Williams~Jacob Meister

In support of a FRIEND/FUNd Raiser for Nickie J. Antonio

*In 2011 Nickie Antonio made history by becoming the first member of the LGBT Community to be elected to the Ohio House of Representatives 

*In 2015 she made history again by being elected to leadership and now serves as the Minority Whip for the Ohio General Assembly

*Nickie plans to make history again and run for the Senate in 2018.

*She is a  friend of the the Lesbian Gay Victory Fund and Institute, Planned Parenthood, Labor Unions and more.

We invite you to Meet Nickie Antonio and consider making a contribution in Support of her Historic Run for the Ohio State Senate

*checks can be made payable to: Friends of Nickie J. Antonio~ 1305 Belle Ave.~Lakewood, Ohio 44107

or online at

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