Chairman, Agriculture Committee
Ron represents the Lake Erie Foundation at meetings and conferences concerning agriculture and runoff issues. His experience in both agriculture and wastewater treatment give him a broad perspective in addressing nutrient loading from all sources. He Is a lifetime farmer operating a diversified grain and vegetable operation. He also spent 7 years in the wastewater industry as President of Wyss Inc, a manufacturer of air diffusion equipment. Mr. Wyss served 9 years on the Ada Exempted School Board and 4 Years as Hardin County Commissioner. He was a Board Member for the County Commissioners Association of Ohio. He served on The Ohio Phosphorus Task Force 1 and 2. He severed on the OEPA Technical Advisory Group for water quality. Ron has had the privilege of spending every 4th of July at a family gathering at Grand Lake St Mary’s and feels a real loss with the degraded water quality issues. He is currently pursuing renewable energy development.