ABOUT DAN O'MALLEY

Lakewood Councilman • Ward 4

dansmallbioDaniel J. O’Malley was elected to city council by the residents of Ward 4 in November 2015 and represents Lakewood’s east end. Ward 4 comprises some of Lakewood’s most diverse and historic neighborhoods, including Birdtown, Rockport, and the Gold Coast. Before joining City Council, Dan served on Lakewood’s Citizens Advisory Committee and remains active in numerous civic and community organizations.

Growing up in a union household taught Dan the importance of hard work, loyalty and other middle class values that have come to shape his life. After graduating from John Carroll University in 2007, Dan went to work in the labor movement, and spent several years organizing throughout the country. He currently serves as an official with the North Shore AFL-CIO in Cleveland where he fights for working families on issues like retirement security, education, higher wages, and the right to organize.

Dan’s priorities on council are to make our neighborhoods safer, healthier, and more vibrant while providing responsive service to the residents of Ward 4. He serves as Chair of Council’s Public Safety Committee and a member of the Housing Committee as well as the Finance Committee.

Contact Dan anytime: OMalley4Lakewood@gmail.com