Kasich Announces Appointment to Barberton Municipal Court June 2, 2017 COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich announced the appointment of Todd M. McKenney of New Franklin (Summit Co.) to serve as a judge on the Barberton Municipal Court. McKenney will assume office on June 19, 2017. He must run in November 2017 to retain the seat for the full term commencing January 1, 2018. McKenney is replacing Judge Jill Flagg Lanzinger who was appointed to the Summit County Court of Common Pleas, General Division. McKenney received his bachelor’s degree from Hiram College and his law degree from The Ohio State University. He is currently the Magistrate for the Summit County Court of Common Pleas. McKenney is a member of the Akron Bar Association, the Green Opiate Task Force, the Magic City Kiwanis and a Board Member for Faithful Servants, free medical clinic.