Chris Ronayne

Executive, Cuyahoga County

Chris Ronayne took office in 2023 with a vision for a healthy Cuyahoga County with safe communities, exceptional environmental practices, good jobs, a fair justice system and excellent services.

Under Chris’ leadership, Cuyahoga County has been recognized as a 2023 A-List community by CDP as one of 119 local governments across the globe taking bold leadership on environmental action and transparency. Cuyahoga County’s Department of Sustainability focuses efforts on energy, land use, and transportation-based solutions to help address climate equity and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Chris has 30 years of public service and local leadership experience informing his steadfast commitment to creating a vibrant and resilient community prioritizing the well-being of all residents.