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Ken MacPherson, Fifth Ward Councilman

331 Central Parkway Avenue S.E.
Warren, Ohio 44483
(330) 219-3564

Email: Ken@KenMacPherson.com

Website: http://kenmacpherson.com

Twitter: @kenmacpherson

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kenmacpherson/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kmacpher


Committee List

Public Utilities – Chairman

Traffic & Safety – Vice Chair

Fair Housing – Member

Water / WPC – Member


Ken MacPherson and his wife Cindy Michael have lived in Warren's Fifth Ward for almost one-fifth of a century, and grew up just a short distance away. He is proud to represent the citizens of Warren's Fifth Ward on the southeast side — an area that encompasses all the richness, demographic diversity, backbone, and historical charm the City has to offer. Ken has built a successful career around helping organizations fix and improve institutional processes. His main goal as Councilman is to modernize and implement technology initiatives across the Ward and City to improve communication and delivery of critical services to residents.


Mr. MacPherson's diverse experience in business, technology, science, community service, and farming provide a unique perspective to help guide the City of Warren into the future.



  • Member of Warren’s Community Development Board (2 years)
  • Consultant to State of Oregon ACA HealthCare Website
  • Consultant to City of Austin, TX – Citizen Portal
  • Consultant to US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Food Safety Portal
  • Consultant to US Department of Transportation (DoT) Citizens portal
  • Created the City of Cleveland Community Portal
  • Consultant for Suez Canal Water & Sewage System engineering
  • Consultant to GM, McDonald's, and numerous Fortune 500 companies
  • Traveled and visited hundreds of cities around the world
  • Advisor to Youngstown Oakhill Collaborative (technology outreach)
  • Together with his wife, manages the Lena Mason Christian Memorial fund to help children
  • Member of UN International Standards Committee (OASIS)
  • Rotary International – Paul Harris Fellow
  • Boy Scouts of America – Eagle Scout
  • Certificate Ohio SERB on Public Sector Fact Finding
  • Engineering & Technology Degree – Case Western Reserve University

All residents of the Fifth Ward are welcome to contact Mr. MacPherson via email, tweet, call, SMS, or morse code with their ideas, issues, concerns, questions or complaints.