Common "Cents" for East County
Be Penny and pound wise
In the current economy, many small businesses and local families are always on tight budgets, making tough choices month in and month out, just to stay afloat. Lori Stegmann knows this personally. She and her family struggled to keep their business afloat and make ends meet during the recession, as did so many. They made it through by not taking any expense for granted, and working to make their dollars go as far as they possibly could. Lori takes that approach as a Gresham City Councilor and will do the same as your Multnomah County Commissioner.
As a County Commissioner Lori will apply her 22 years of experience as a small business owner, her 16 years as a Mom, and her 6 years as a Gresham City Councilor to get the most out of every dollar in the county budget. She will evaluate and improve new and existing county programs by first asking the following questions: