Sam Melden, 33, has lived in the Toledo area most of his life. He currently lives in West Toledo with his wife Lindsey and their three young daughters. Sam has gained comprehensive experience working with various non-profit organizations in the Toledo area including as the Executive Director for Food for Thought, Executive Director for the Servant Leadership Center, and in his current position as Director of Growth and Advancement for Leadership Toledo.
“It has been such an honor to serve the citizens of Toledo in my work within various non-profits. Running for City Council is the next step in that service. My goal is to lead by listening. The men and women in this community know what they want, they just need their elected leaders to listen, and to act. I'm up for the task, and that's why I'm running for City Council.”
- Sam Melden