Judge Nicholas Iarocci
Education: J.D. from The University of Toledo College of Law 1989; B.S. in Accountancy
from Miami University 1986; Graduate of Conneaut High School 1982.
Work Experience: Judge, Conneaut Municipal Court, January 2020 to present;
Ashtabula County Prosecutor, December 1, 2013 to December 31, 2019; Assistant
Ashtabula County Prosecutor in 1995 and 1996; Attorney with The Iarocci Law Firm, Ltd.
in Conneaut, Ohio from January 1995 to December 2013; Environmental Law Attorney
with Fuller & Henry and Marshall & Melhorn, both in Toledo, Ohio, from 1989 to 1994.
Affiliations: Ordained Permanent Deacon in the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown assigned to Corpus Christi Parish (Conneaut), St. Andrew Bobola Parish (Sheffield), Our Lady of Peace Parish (Ashtabula) and Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish (Geneva); Elected to the Conneaut Area City Schools Board of Education (Past President 3 years/9-year member 2003-2011); Member of Saint John School Board of Directors; Past President, Past Vice President, and Past Member of The Conneaut Foundation Board of Trustees; Co-Founder and Co-Trustee of the Ashtabula County Basketball Foundation, Inc.; Past President and Past Member of the Catholic Charities of Ashtabula County Board of Directors; Past Member of the LEADERship Ashtabula County Board of Directors and past 18-year Day Chair of the LEADERship Ashtabula County Adult Program; Past President and Member of the Board of Trustees of the Ashtabula County Bar Association; Past Member of the Ashtabula County Port Authority Board of Directors; Past Member of the Conneaut Human Resources Center Board of Directors (12 ½ years); Past Member of the United Way of Ashtabula County Board of Directors; Past Member of the Conneaut Community Center Board of Directors; Member of the Conneaut Lions Club (Past President 2 years), Conneaut Moose Club, and Conneaut Elks Club; Past Member of the Community Counseling Center Board of Directors; Past Lector and Eucharistic Minister at Corpus Christi Parish; Past Member of the St. Mary/St. Frances Cabrini Parish Finance Council; Past Conneaut Local Youth Organization Baseball and Softball Coach; 20-year Volunteer Sports Broadcaster for WWOW Radio and the Conneaut Telephone Company CableSuite 541 covering Conneaut High School sports; and Past Bible Study leader for high school students.
Recipient of the 2022 Marta K. Stone Excellence in LEADERship Award from LEADERship Ashtabula County, Inc.; Recipient of the 2011 Conneaut Area Chamber of Commerce “Citizen of the Year”; and Recipient of the 2007 Conneaut Area Chamber of Commerce “President’s Award” (Chamber Champion).
Family: Married to Lisa M. (Pataky) Iarocci in Conneaut, Ohio in 1988; two
daughters Mari (Will) Ballas and Laina Iarocci, and grandsons Nico Ballas and Vasili Ballas.