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Ted Kalo has been serving as our Lorain County Commissioner since 2005. Ted brings the perspective of having over 30 years experience in the business community including as a small business owner and president of Ted’s Floor Coverings Inc. Commissioner Ted Kalo’s experience in the private sector gave him the confidence and knowledge that led him to pursue the elected position of Lorain County Commissioner so that he can make a difference in the lives of Lorain County residents as County Commissioner.

Ted Kalo is a lifelong resident of Lorain County, he currently resides in the City of Lorain with his wife Wendy (Strickler) Kalo and the two of them have 5 children, Bryan, Nicole, Brittany age, Ted IV age, and Leigha age, along with 4 grandchildren. small business owner and president of Ted’s Floor Coverings Inc. Commissioner Ted Kalo’s experience in the private sector gave him the confidence and knowledge that led him to pursue the elected position of Lorain County Commissioner so that he can make a difference in the lives of Lorain County residents as County Commissioner.

COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Board Member, Salvation Army
  • Volunteer, American Cancer Society
  • Chairman, Utilities Committee of United Way
  • Founder, City of Lorain Relay for Life

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Secretary, NOACA
  • President, 16 County NE District Commissioners Association
  • Founding Member, Lake Erie Energy Development Committee
  • Member, Ohio Public Works Committee
  • Member, Executive Committee, Ohio Public Works Committee
  • Member, Solid Waste Policy Committee