Morning Conversation: Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel 09.16.16 7:45 AM - 9:00 AM Location: Greater Cleveland Partnership Offices, 1240 Huron Road East, Cleveland, OH 44115 Greater Cleveland Partnership members are invited to join us for a Morning Conversation with State Treasurer Josh Mandel. The 48th Treasurer of the State of Ohio, Josh was elected in 2010 and re-elected in 2014. He is a Marine Corps veteran who served two tours in Iraq and previously served two terms in the Ohio House of Representatives. As State Treasurer, Josh has helped take Ohio’s financial ranking from 43rd up to 7th in the nation and helped move Ohio from an $8 billion deficit to a $1 billion surplus. He also has been a leader in the cause of increasing government transparency. Near the onset of his first term, Josh posted public employees’ salaries online for the first time in Ohio government history. More recently, he launched OhioCheckbook.com, posting Ohio’s checkbook online for the first time. Josh’s previous elected experience includes service as a Lyndhurst city councilman, where he led the fight for the first municipal property tax rollback in city history. He holds a bachelor's degree from The Ohio State University and a law degree from Case Western Reserve University. Josh and his wife Ilana reside in the Cleveland area with their children Rosie, Judah and Gideon. About the GCP Morning Conversation speaker series “GCP Morning Conversation” is a series of informal, off-the-record meetings with elected officials and other notable persons in the area of politics and public affairs. Members of the Greater Cleveland Partnership who are engaged in, or interested in, such issues attend these sessions for networking and discussions about political and public policy topics of current interest. The Morning Conversation series is sponsored by: Register Contact us with questions or for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 216.592.2390. Register here if you can't see the form below.