Wayne County Prosecuting Attorney Angela Wypasek joined the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office Felony Division in 2018. With over twenty years of experience serving as a prosecutor, Angela has tried over 140 felony jury trials. In addition to remaining involved in the most serious criminal cases, she is a resource to all the offices statutory clients, including Wayne County’s sixteen townships. Angela received her Bachelor of Criminal Justice Degree from Tiffin University in 1997, and her Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of Akron School of Law in 2000. From 2000 to 2002 Angela served as a Judicial Attorney for Retired Judge Judy Hunter of the Summit County Juvenile Court. From 2002 to 2017 Angela was employed as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for the Summit County Prosecutor’s office in both the Juvenile and Felony Divisions.
In 2022, Angela was selected as Ohio’s Outstanding Assistant Prosecuting Attorney of the Year by the Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association (OPAA). Angela was appointed in January 2023 as the Wayne County Prosecuting Attorney.