Welcome to Berkshire Township, Delaware County, Ohio

Bill Holtry

Trustee Chair

Term: 12-31-19

Rod Myers

Trustee Vice-Chair

Term: 12-31-21

Berkshire Township, Ohio Trustee Meetings are open to the public. Residents are welcome and encouraged to attend and actively participate.

Melody George

Fiscal Officer

Term: 4-1-20

Mike Dattilo Trustee

Term: 12-31-21

Berkshire Township's Administration is comprised of three trustees and a fiscal officer. The township trustees have regularly scheduled meetings on the second and fourth Monday of each month, at 7:00pm, at the Berkshire Township Hall located at 1454 Rome Corners Road, Galena, Ohio 43021. If it is necessary to reschedule a meeting due to a holiday or other reason, the meeting date is always posted on a notice board at the Township Hall and when it is possible, on this website.

All Trustees share the responsibility of governing Berkshire and are available to any resident to answer questions or address concerns. Below, you’ll find a summary of our current Trustees their focus areas of responsibility.


Bill Holtry is the current chair of the Board, serving on the Board since 1999. Bill has lived in Berkshire Township since 1983.
His areas of focus are:

  • Managing/leading all trustee meetings 
  • Heading all economic development, business development, budget and finance management including TIF, JEDD, and any NCA negotiations
  • Township representative to all school, county, state, city and village offices relating to township financial issues
  • Serves as Parks Committee Chair

Contact Bill at 740-936-0820 or email at: billberkshiretwp@gmail.com

Rod Myers is the current vice-chair for the Berkshire Township Board of Trustees. A 34 year resident of the township, Rod has served on the Board since 2009. His areas of focus are:

  • Township spokesperson for newspaper, radio, and TV media announcements and interviews
  • Chairman of Berkshire Township Cemetery
  • Alternate to the roads Chairman
  • Township representative to the BST&G Fire Board
  • Township representative to the Delaware General Health District
  • Official designate to the Delaware County Township Association

Contact Rod at 740-936-4238 or email at: rodberkshiretwp@gmail.com


Mike Dattilo is in charge of Township Management and Services. Mike has been a Trustee since 2014 and a township resident for many years. His areas of focus are:

  • Chairman of Roads and Maintenance
  • Chairman of Township Hall Facilities
  • Will serve as Alternate to the Fire Board.

Contact Mike at 740-936-4103 or email at: dattiloberkshiretwp@gmail.com


Melody George is the Township’s Fiscal Officer. This is an elected position and Melody has served in this position since 2008.

Contact Melody at  740-936-4557 or email at: mlgeorge.bt@gmail.com