Deputy Director of Government Affairs
Gretchen Craycraft, Deputy Director, Government Affairs - Gretchen Craycraft coordinates all government affairs activity for Ohio EPA, represents the Agency before the Ohio General Assembly, and serves as a liaison to the Ohio Governor’s office on Agency issues. Craycraft started at Ohio EPA in early 2019 as a legislative liaison.
Prior to joining Ohio EPA, she served as legislative aide in the Ohio House of Representatives to Rep. Brian Hill, then Chair of the House Agriculture Committee, and Rep. Scott Ryan, then Chair of the House Finance Committee.
Craycraft earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Ohio University, and a master’s degree in nonprofit administration from Cleveland State University.