Don Grubbs is the General Counsel at JobsOhio, responsible for board governance, compliance and corporate legal matters for the corporation and its nonprofit affiliate, the JobsOhio Beverage System.
Don has over twenty-five years of private practice experience in business and intellectual property law and litigation to the team. Prior to JobsOhio, Don served briefly as the assistant director for the Ohio Development Services Agency and as assistant director and chief legal counsel for the Ohio Department of Commerce.
He received his Juris Doctor from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and a bachelor’s degree in biology with distinction from Ohio Northern University.
A former mayor and city councilman, Don is also active in board-level governance matters for several nonprofit organizations, having served as a board member and Corporate Secretary for the Ohio Academy of Science, and on the boards of the American Red Cross of Delaware County and Opera Columbus.