OSMA Lobbyists

The OSMA Government Relations Group relentlessly advocates for physicians, saving them time and promoting their profession. They are dedicated to ensuring quality health care for all Ohioans, and work to inform patients and the public of critical issues impacting health care.


L-R: OSMA Senior Director of Government Relations, Tim Maglione, Esq.; Director of Government Relations, Jeff Kasler. 

Tim Maglione, Esq.
Senior Director of Government Relations
Timothy Maglione, JD, serves as senior director of the government relations for the Ohio State Medical Association. With more than 25 years of lobbying experience, Maglione has been involved in numerous legislative efforts, among them the passage of Ohio's prompt pay law, the Ohio Patient Protection Act; the establishment of state medical savings accounts (MSAs), and the recent passage of tort reform legislation. Mr. Maglione is a graduate of The Ohio State University and received his law degree from Capital University Law School.

Jeff Kasler
Director of Government Relations

Jeff Kasler joined the OSMA in Oct. 2012 and serves as the director of government relations. He previously served as a lobbyist for the Ohio Department of Public Safety. Most recently, Kasler worked for the Lieutenant Governor on state regulatory issues. Kasler is a graduate of John Carroll University and received his masters degree from Georgetown University.