Mayor, City of Toledo
Jan Scotland was born in Harlem New York and graduated from Andrew Jackson high school. He graduated from Hampton University in Virginia with a degree in chemistry. Mr. Scotland worked at B.F. Goodrich as chemist and then chemical purchasing before being head hunted to Owens Corning Fiberglass as a Supervisor of Chemical Purchasing. Mr. Scotland now owns his own State Farm agency where he has served the citizens of Toledo for the past 30 years, Jan Scotland came to Toledo in 1981. Since that time he has served in government roles as a Civil Service Commissioner, a Toledo City Councilman, Chairman of the Board of Community Relations, Member of the Ohio Future Courts Commission and various other positions throughout the state of Ohio.