Candidate for Goshen Twp. Trustee: Teresa Stratton
Name: Teresa stratton
Desired office: Administrator of the Township of Goshen
Occupation: OFFICE DIRECTOR AT STRATTON CHEVROLET FOR 40 YEARS
Education: HIGH SCHOOL GRUATION AND 2-YEAR ACCOUNTING COURSE
I AM QUALIFIED FOR THIS POSITION, AS I HAVE 4 YEARS OF DEDICATED TIME WITH THE TOWNSHIP OF GOSHEN, SERVING AS TRUSTEE. OVER THE LAST 4 YEARS, I HAVE TAKEN “OTA” TRAINING COURSES TO IMPROVE MY SKILLS AS AN ADMINISTRATOR, SERVING A LARGE COMMUNITY.
What are your priorities for your community?
A HUGE PRIORITY FOR MY COMMUNITY IS TO ENSURE THAT OUR POLICE DISTRICT MAINTAINS A SAFE COMMUNITY, AS WELL AS SHOWING A STRONG DEDICATION TO OUR RESIDENTS.
ANOTHER PRIORITY FOR MY COMMUNITY IS TO MAINTAIN AN EFFECTIVE ROAD TEAM, TO ENSURE RESIDENTS HAVE SAFE AND MAINTAINED ROADS IN OUR TOWNSHIP.
I MAKE A PRIORITY PRIORITY TO THESE TWO INDIVIDUAL ATTRIBUTES DEPARTMENTS, AS THEY ARE AND SHOULD BE STRONGLY AT THE SERVICE OF OUR COMMUNITY, WITH FULL EXPECTATION.
DESPITE THE EXISTING POLICE CONTRACT WITH OUR FIRE PROTECTION, EACH DEPARTMENT WORKS COLLECTIVELY, EVEN THOUGH THEY HAVE VERY DIFFERENT ROLES WITHIN OUR COMMUNITY.
What policies, if any, will you support to promote diversity and inclusion in your community?
I STRONGLY SUPPORT OUR DEPARTMENT HEADS TO SERVE OUR COMMUNITY WITH FULL POTENTIAL AND CONFIDENCE. I FEEL LIKE TRUST IS LOCATED WITHIN EACH PERSON IN THE SERVICE OF OUR TOWNSHIP, TO SHOW WHAT PUBLIC SERVICE REALLY IS. IN PARTICULAR, EACH ACTION POSTED IS A STEP TOWARDS CHANGING PUBLIC PERCEPTION OF THE APPLICATION. THE APPLICATION POLICIES PROMOTE STRONG ATTRIBUTES WITHIN OUR AGENTS, BY HELPING OUR DEPARTMENT TO BUILD CONFIDENCE WITH EACH INDIVIDUAL RESIDENT OF THE TOWNSHIP OF GOSHEN.
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