Christopher A. Galloway
9401 Mentor Ave. #240, Mentor, OH 44060
Lake County Auditor
BA – Ohio University
Qualifications for this office:
Current Lake County Auditor. Former Concord Township Trustee 2005-2019. Chairman, Concord-Painesville Joint Economic Development District
In an environment of decreased revenue, what changes do you anticipate having to make?
Lake County General Fund revenue is actually up 6.7% from 2019 to 2020 through 8/31. That said, it is always smart to budget conservatively to prepare for the possibility of reduced revenue. To that point, I reduced the non-payroll office budget by 5% for 2019. In order to assist our… (answer truncated for exceeding word limitation of 50 words).
What specific skills and knowledge of the Clerk’s responsibilities would you bring to this office?
My extensive experience in municipal budgeting and governance and background in economic development provide me a unique insight into how the Auditor’s office should be working with our county and local agencies to promote job growth and community development. As our current county auditor, I am positioning the office for… (answer truncated for exceeding word limitation of 50 words).