Thank You Hamilton County

As the dust settles on the 2020 race for Hamilton County Commissioner, I must express my gratitude. The words of poet Joseph Brodsky, in a poem written on his fortieth birthday, have always inspired me: β€œYet till brown clay be crammed down my larynx, only gratitude will be gushing from it” (May 24, 1980).  InContinue reading “Thank You Hamilton County”

Family Matters

I will π—₯π—˜π—£π—₯π—˜π—¦π—˜π—‘π—§ you well because FAMILY MATTERS. I am raising a family, active in community, making mortgage payments, and living out my responsibility as a good guy in the community. I am a family man. FAMILY MATTERS. Here are six quick reasons why: F – Family demonstrates the normal state of a responsible adult.Continue reading “Family Matters”

Six ACTIVE habits of a great commissioner

A journalist asked me recently, “What’s your favorite book?” I responded quickly, “The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader by John Maxwell”. I have enjoyed many John Maxwell books. Most of my depth of leadership insight has emerged from doctoral study and research with organizational leaders across the country. In this posting, I want toContinue reading “Six ACTIVE habits of a great commissioner”

My opponents are right about two things but wrong about many things

Late last month, on the last day of August, my opponents both made a splash with articles published in the Enquirer. The distinguished gentleman from Indian Hill had an article published online at 9:32 am in which he shared his opinion that one opponent is missing in action on the key issues in Hamilton County.Continue reading “My opponents are right about two things but wrong about many things”