Keara will be the first out LGBTQ Clerk of Court in Kettering!
Keara R. Dever was born and raised outside of Buffalo, New York. She attended Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science.
After graduating from college and working for a few years, Keara attended the University of Dayton School of Law. She received her Juris Doctorate Degree and started practicing law in 2017. Today, Keara works at The VanNoy Firm in Moraine, Ohio, where she focuses her practice in the areas of immigration, criminal defense, and domestic relations. She also serves as the Treasurer for the Democratic Lawyers of Dayton, a local PAC that focuses on voter registration and county-wide judicial campaigns.
Keara and her wife, Lauren, live in Centerville with their two dogs, Bader and Kagan.