meet sam

Sam Melden, 35, lives in West Toledo with his wife Lindsey and their three daughters. He currently serves as the Director of Strategic Engagement for The Ability Center of Toledo.

Sam is an Endorsed Democrat, and his vision for District 5 is centered around building neighborhoods that are safe, strong and sustainable.

Sam believes in hard work and servant leadership as two values to live by. He's inspired by his daughters to do everything he can to build a community that will bring opportunities for the next generation to thrive.