The newest member of the Ohio Supreme Court, Mary DeGenaro was appointed in January 2018 and is running for election in November 2018. DeGenaro was a judge on the Seventh District Court of Appeals but held many other roles prior to becoming a judge. She served as an adjunct faculty member of the political science department at Youngstown State University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree. A graduate of the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, DeGenaro was an intern with a U.S. District Court judge. At the time of her appointment to the Ohio Supreme Court, she was also vice president of the Ohio Women’s Bar Association. She has also served on the Poland Village Council.