Lehigh County

2021 LEHIGH COUNTY

Compiled by the League of Women Voters of Lehigh County

(R) denotes Republican Party; (D) denotes Democratic Party
Dollar figures denote salary or stipend of office.
Position is open for election in November of the year shown.


Lehigh County Government
    Elected Officials
    Appointed Officials
Lehigh County Judiciary
    Judges of Court of Common Pleas
    Lehigh County Magisterial District Justices


LEHIGH COUNTY GOVERNMENT

* Lehigh County Government Center, 17 South Seventh Street, Allentown PA 18101-2400
** Lehigh County Courthouse, 455 West Hamilton Street, Allentown PA 18101-1614
Contact: 610-782-3000; www.lehighcounty.org

ELECTED OFFICIALS: Term: 4 years

County Executive:   * ($75,000) Phillips Armstrong (D) 2021

District Attorney:   ** ($189,378) James B. Martin (R) 2023

Clerk of Judicial Records:   ** ($72,100) Andrea E. Naugle (D) 2023
(Civil and Criminal Divisions; Recorder of Deeds Division; Register of Wills Division)

Sheriff:   ** ($72,100) Joe Hanna (R) 2023

Controller:   * ($72,100) Mark Pinsley (D) 2023

Coroner:   ** ($72,100) Eric D. Minnich (D) 2023

Commissioners:   * 610-782-3050 (4-year term);   Chair   ($8,000) Geoff Brace (D, District 4) 2021;   (others $7,000)   Vice Chair   Marc Grammes (R, District 1) 2021;   District Commissioners   Jeffrey Dutt (R, District 5) 2021; Percy H. Dougherty (R, District 2) 2021; Amy Zanelli (D, District 3) 2021;   At Large   Dan Hartzell (D) 2023; Robert Elbich (D) 2023; David Harrington (D) 2023; Zakiya Smalls (D) 2023.

Commissioners’ Meetings: 2nd and 4th Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Government Center, except as otherwise advertised.
Map of commissioners’ districts

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APPOINTED OFFICIALS:    (2021 – Extra Pay Period)

Director of Administration:   * ($119,858) Edward D. Hozza Jr.

Director of Human Services:   * ($116,402) Kay Achenbach

Director of Community & Economic Development:   * ($116,402) Frank Kane

Director of General Services:   * ($119,858) Richard Molchany

Director of Corrections:   * ($122,299) Janine Donate

County Solicitor:   * (part-time, $90,266) Thomas Caffrey, Esq.

Chief Public Defender:   ** ($119,858) Kimberly Makoul-Goodge, Esq.
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LEHIGH COUNTY JUDICIARY

Judges of Court of Common Pleas ** Term: 10 years
(Re-election by a retention ballot)

President Judge ($188,292): J. Brian Johnson, 2023 ; (others $186,665) in order of seniority: Edward D. Reibman, 2021; Robert L. Steinberg, 2027; James T. Anthony, 2027; Michele A. Varricchio, 2027; Douglas G. Reichley, 2021; Melissa Pavlack, 2027; Anna-Kristie Morffi Marks, 2029.

Senior Judge Carol K. McGinley (retired 2017); Senior Judge Kelly L. Banach (retired 2020).
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Lehigh County Magisterial District Justices **

31st Judicial District ($93,338) Term: 6 years

District:

1-01 Patricia M. Engler, 2021 – 610-432-3080; Allentown wards 8, 10.

1-02 Rashid O. Santiago, 2025 – 610-432-8700; Allentown wards 4, 7, 11.

1-03 Ronald S. Manescu, 2021 – 610-434-7903; Allentown wards 3, 13, 17, 18.

1-04 David M. Howells, 2023 – 610-797-0906; Allentown wards 2, 12, 19.

1-05 Michael D. D’Amore, 2023 – 610-439-0661; Allentown wards 14, 15; Hanover Twp (Lehigh County); Catasauqua.

1-06 Vacant, 2023 – 610-691-3950; Bethlehem wards 10, 11, 12, 13; Fountain Hill.

1-07 Todd P. Heffelfinger, 2025 – 610-437-6096; Whitehall Twp; Coplay.

1-08 Michael J. Pochron, 2023 – 610-797-8724; Salisbury Twp; Allentown ward 16.

2-01 Karen C. Devine, 2021 – 610-782-3834; Allentown wards 1, 5, 6, 9.

2-02 Jacob E. Hammond, 2025 – 610-434-2070; North Whitehall Twp; South Whitehall Twp.

2-03 Donna R. Butler, 2023 – 610-967-2888; Emmaus; Macungie; Lower Macungie Twp voting dists 3, 8, 9.

3-01 Tom Creighton, 2023 – 610-767-8641; Slatington; Heidelberg Twp; Lowhill Twp; Lynn Twp; Washington Twp; Weisenberg Twp.

3-02 Michael Faulkner, 2023 – 610-398-1167; Alburtis; Lower Macungie Twp voting dists 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10; Upper Macungie Twp.

3-03 Dan Trexler, 2025 – 610-282-1555; Coopersburg; Lower Milford Twp; Upper Milford Twp; Upper Saucon Twp.
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Click here for the map of wards in Allentown.

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Click here for a map of municipalities in Lehigh County.
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