Ms. Joyce Chilton
Joyce Chilton is retired from the Clark County Public Library. Following retirement, she became a freelance paralegal.
Joyce graduated in 2006 from Sinclair Community College in Dayton, with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Legal Assisting/Paralegal. She graduated from Springfield North High School as valedictorian. She has been married to Paul since 1978 and has three stepchildren.
In recent years, Joyce interned with the Clark County Prosecutor’s Office and served as a Court-Appointed Special Advocate/Guardian Ad Liem with the Clark County Juvenile Court. She has a history of community involvement, including graduation from the Springfield Leadership Academy.
Among her civic affiliation and appointments are Clark County Alcoholic Drug and Mental Health Board, Community Development Block Grant Board; Springfield Mediation Board, Springfield Records Commission, Ohio State Bar Association, and Friends of the Clark County Public Library.
Mrs. Chilton is a member of El Bethel Temple Church and the National Council of Negro Women.
Mrs. Chilton is currently serving her second consecutive four-year term on the Springfield City Commission. She served as assistant mayor of Springfield in 2012, 2013, 2017 and 2018.
Mrs. Chilton represents the City Commission on the following boards:
- Board of Building Appeals
- City Planning Board
- Clark County Land Reutilization Corporation Board
- Convention and Visitors Bureau
- Mediation Board
- Transportation Coordinating Committee
- Work Plus Board
Ms. Chilton’s term ends December 31, 2021