Community Development

Lois McKnight Assistant Administrator / Community Development Director

Community Development Director
Assistant Administrator

Lois McKnight

Lois is the Assistant Administrator and also serves as the Community Development Director for the Township. She brings over 20 years experience in local government to the position where she oversees the management of the Public Works and Parks and Cemetery Departments as well as Community Development. Prior to Deerfield Township, she served as Community Development Director for the City of Blue Ash and Zoning Director for Union Township in Clermont County. She earned her master’s degree in Geography from Miami University and a bachelor’s degree in Biology and Geography from Wittenberg University. Lois is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners and brings to the position extensive experience in land use planning.

Lois may be reached at 513.701.6964 or by email.