David Blair Couch

Elected to the Wood County Commission in 2007 and re-elected in 2012 and 2018.

Married to Kim Lantz Couch (Director Camden Clark Hospital Foundation). They reside in Vienna WV with their two Children, Will and Jamie who both attend Fairmont State University.

Owner/Operator, DC Fleet Sales providing Hertz Car Rental and Penske Truck Rental services to the Mid-Ohio Valley.

Current Boards and Commissions

  • President: Wood County Commission
  • President: Wood County Community Corrections
  • Chairman: Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department
  • Chairman: WVCorp (West Virginia County Liability Risk Pool Corporation)
  • Chairman: Greater Parkersburg Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Chairman: WV Regional Jail Authority
  • Member: The Annual David Couch ALS Tournament Committee
  • Member: The David Couch ALS Fund Advisory Committee Through the Parkersburg Community Foundation
  • Member: Mountwood Park
  • Member: Downtown PKB

Past Affiliations; Boards and Commissions:

  • Past Board Member: Parkersburg YMCA
  • Past Board Member: Local Emergency Planning Commission
  • Past Board Member: WVU Extension Office, Wood County
  • Past Board Member: Wood County Emergency 911
  • Past Board Member: Fort Boreman Historical Park Advisory Committee
  • Past Board Member: FACT (Hertz Licensee Trade Association)
  • Past Board Member: Wood County Airport Authority
  • Past Board Member: Smooth Theater
  • Past Board Member: Downtown Task Force
  • Past Board Member: MOV Regional Council
  • Coached 7 years of Vienna Youth Soccer


  • Parkersburg High School
  • West Virginia Wesleyan
  • WVU-P


  • Trinity Episcopal Church
  • Saint Andrews United Methodist Church