Donald Culp was elected to the Miami Township Board of Trustees in November 2017, and took office January 1, 2018, for a four-year term. He successfully ran again in 2019 to fill the seat of departing trustee, Douglas Barry, beginning a new term January 1, 2020-2024.
He is a longtime resident of the township and has an extensive civic and engineering background. He currently works in the defense sector at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, assisting in the management of defense systems. He also worked for six years at NASA as a flight controller in Mission Control and Space Station Engineering.
Culp holds bachelor’s degrees in aerospace engineering and French from Iowa State University.