Mike DeWine (Republican)
Education: BS degree in Education (Social Studies) from Miami University, 1969; JD degree from Ohio Northern University College of Law, 1972.
Experience: Greene County Prosecuting Attorney (1977-1981); Ohio State Senator (1981-1983); U.S. House of Representatives (1983-1991); Ohio Lieutenant Governor (1991-1995); U.S. Senator (1995-2007); Ohio Attorney General (2011-Present).
David Pepper (Democrat)