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Election 2012: Gregory Demopoulos, Canton Township Trustee Candidate

Gregory Demopoulos is seeking a second term as Canton Township Trustee.

Gregory Demopoulos, candidate for Canton Township Trustee 

Age: 49

Party affiliation: Republican 

Spouse/kids?: Married 24 years, two children 19 and 21 both at MSU

How long have you been a resident of the township?: 24 years

What is your prior political experience?: Trustee since October 2011-appointed

What is your prior professional experience?: Attorney 24 years

What made you decide to seek office/re-election?: I love and care about the Canton Community

What issues do you see affecting the township?: Fiscal, maintain level of services, roads

What is your plan to address those issues?:

  1. Control legacy costs by elimination of defined benefit plans for new hires, adopt state mandates for medical coverage 80/20 
  2. Keep budget balanced and cut to maintain level of services our citizens are accustomed to
  3. Work with State and Federal authorities to alleviate Ford Road congestion

Education

College

Attended college : Yes
College : Wayne State University
Degree : B.A. Finance
Year of graduation : 1985

Grad school

Ph D.

University : University of Detroit
Area of research : J.D. Law
Year of graduation : 1988

Employment Information

Job titles held : Owner Gregory Demopoulos PLLC
Employers : Gregory Demopoulos PLLC

Political Information

Party affiliation : Republican
Running for a: Local office
Running for position: Canton Trustee
Chamber/district: Canton
Incumbent: Yes
First elected: Nov. 1, 2011
Previous elective offices : NA
Unsuccessful bids for elective offices: NA

On the web

Website : www.cantontrusteegreg.com

Other facts

Experience:

  • Canton Trustee appointed October 2011
  • Northville Twp. Prosecutor Canton
  • Planning Commission
  • Canton Merit Commission
  • Canton Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Canton Soccer Club-Coach, Board Member, Tournament Director
  • Central Park II Homeowners Association Board Member
  • Holy Cross-Parish Council
  • 35th District Court Public Defender
  • Recreation and Gold Course advisory committees for Canton
Gregory Demopoulos, Canton Trustee August 07, 2012 at 03:48 AM
FAKE ROBO CALL ALERT: On Tuesday night, August 7, I learned that a childish and cowardice person(s) is utilizing robo calls from a Macon, Georgia phone number claiming that Wayne County Executive, Robert Ficano has endorsed me. I am a Republican and never asked nor do I want Ficano's endorsement. Some people have too much time on their hands. Gregory Demopoulos Canton Trustee
Gregory Demopoulos, Canton Trustee August 07, 2012 at 03:50 AM
I have placed a disclaimer on my website regarding the robo calls: www.cantontrusteegreg.com Greg Demopoulos Canton Trustee

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