Monclova Township

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Elected Officials

Trustee Barbara Lang
Monclova Township Trustee
2003-2007, 2009-present

Barbara Lang is a long time resident of Monclova Township moving into the Brandywine neighborhood in 1994. She also has had the pleasure of living in a more rural neighborhood of Monclova on Albon Road and recently returned to subdivision living and resides again at Brandywine.

Barbara grew up in nearby Swanton and went to high school at Notre Dame Academy. She graduated from Miami University with a Bachelor of Science degree in communications. She has worked at the Mercy Health Foundation for most of her tenure in development and has learned valuable team building, communication, and project development skills. As a graduate of The Ohio State Leadership Academy, a Board member of the Monclova-Maumee-Toledo Joint Economic Development Zone, and through working with the Lucas County Township Association her focus is to work effectively and efficiently using the strength of township government.  A key strength of local government is the ability of the elected official to be available, so please feel free to reach out with questions or comments.

Barbara has worked hard to represent the residents of Monclova. She is NIMS certified and over her tenure she has championed projects that grew township parkland, improved road safety, and strengthened fire and safety services. She is a dedicated volunteer and enjoys a variety of Northwest Ohio activities with her family.

To contact Trustee Barbara Lang: email –
Township Office: 419-865-7862, ext. 2020
Home Telephone:  419-491-8143

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Monclova Township Trustee
2007 to present

Trustee Chuck Hoecherl was first elected in 2007 and re-elected thereafter. Chuck grew up in Maumee and attended St. Joseph’s Elementary and St. John’s Jesuit High School. Chuck worked part-time to put himself through college and completed his undergraduate degree from the University of Toledo.

Chuck started his banking career with Toledo Trust and continued his education at UT while working; receiving his MBA in 1993.   After 9 years with Toledo Trust, Chuck worked at Capital Bank in Sylvania.  While at Capital, Chuck was involved with the Sylvania Community Improvement Corporation, and was selected for the Board of Trustees at Rescue Mental Health Services on Collingwood Blvd.  These board seats provided Chuck with much experience dealing with union contracts, multi-million dollar budgets and public infrastructure projects.  Chuck has also served on the finance councils at St. Joseph’s and St. Patrick of Heatherdowns, 2E Housing Corp, a non-profit student housing provider at the University of Toledo.

Chuck currently works at Premier Bank in Maumee and is Senior Vice President of Treasury Management services and heads up the eastern market for the bank.   It was his common sense approach of working with many different types of customers during his banking career that provided Chuck the impetus to run for public office and serve his community.  In addition to his duties as trustee, Chuck serves on the Monclova-Maumee-Toledo Joint Economic Development Zone Board; Secretary on the Toledo Express Airport Joint Economic Development District; is a board member for the Maumee Chamber of Commerce; and is serving his sixth term as President of the Lucas County Township Association-elected by his fellow township Elected Officials.

Chuck and his wife of nearly 30 years, Monique, are the parents of twins, Christian and Rachel.  Chuck and his family like to travel and make an annual trip to the ocean. He enjoys family activities, waterfowl hunting, fishing, golf, and NASCAR.   In his free time, he also likes to read and is a Civil War history buff.

To contact Trustee Chuck Hoecherl: email –
Township Office: 419-865-7862, ext. 2030
Home Telephone: 419-385-6416

Trustee Trudy Yoder Vicary
Monclova Township Trustee
Term commencement: 2022

Trustee Vicary’s message coming soon!

To contact Trustee Trudy Vicary: email –
Township Office: 419-865-7862, ext. 2025

Gavin S. Pike
Monclova Township Fiscal Officer

Gavin Pike and his wife, Jolynne have 5 children and moved to Monclova Township in 2005. Gavin graduated from Hillsdale College where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting. He worked for Plante & Moran LLP as a licensed public accountant from 1997-2003. From 2003-2005, Gavin worked at Sky Bank as vice president of commercial lending. In 2005, he started his own company Charger Capital, LLC, a business consulting firm for debt originations.  In 2012 U.S. Bank employed Gavin to advise their clients in regards to financial wherewithal and the financing of commercial real estate investments.

Gavin is an active member of Redemption Church and has served on the Board of Directors for the local chapter of Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Greater Toledo YMCA.

As Fiscal Officer, Gavin strongly believes in transparency in government and open communication with constituents. He encourages any resident or business owner to contact him directly with any concerns or suggestions regarding township business.

To contact Gavin S. Pike: email –
Office 419-865-7862, ext. 2013