Jennifer Gross

Ohio House of Representatives, 2021 - Current
Butler County



State Representative Jennifer Gross is serving her second term in the Ohio House of Representatives. She represents the 45th District, which includes West Chester Township, Ross Township, Morgan Township, and Fairfield City.


Gross is a 21-year Air Force veteran and retired Lt. Colonel, who served our great nation in Saudi Arabia during Operation Provide Comfort and in Sarajevo during Operation Provide Promise. Gross retired from the military in 2008. She is currently a member of American Legion Post 681 and VFW Post 7696, where she became the first active female inductee in February 2019.


Gross has been a Family Nurse Practitioner for over 18 years and a registered nurse for over 30 years. Prior to becoming an NP, she managed a three million dollar territory for Eli Lilly. She most recently participated as a sub-investigator for Operation WARP Speed developing treatments to help battle COVID-19. 


Gross believes in strong public policy that supports Ohio business success, legislation which supports and protects the unborn and will uphold Ohioans Constitutional Freedoms.


She resides in West Chester with her husband, Chris, and their two sons.  


Biography courtesy of the Ohio House of Representatives, 2023.