Mayor of Bexley
Since 2012, Ben has served as mayor of the City of Bexley. In this role, Mayor Kessler has championed sustainability initiatives, including a bike rental program, a single-use plastic bag ban, and investments in electric vehicle infrastructure. Next, Mayor Kessler plans to expand the city’s recycling program, including the creation of a community drop-off point for recyclables not accepted by central Ohio processors. For his dedication to environmental initiatives, Mayor Kessler has been recognized by various civic organizations, including the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Boy Scouts of America, and the Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission.