Christopher Seeley - For County Auditor
Crawford County Auditor Christopher Seeley is in his second term as an auditor, having taken office in April 2013. He was elected to a full term in November 2015. Prior to his service to the county, he was an auditor in Linesville Borough as well as a two-term mayor. He is currently a member of the borough planning commission and zoning hearing board. Chris is a 2006 graduate of the former Linesville High School and 2010 graduate of Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania with degrees in Political Science and Music.
In addition to his service to the county, Chris is a member of numerous service and fraternal organizations. He is the current secretary-treasurer of the Rotary Club of Meadville, treasurer of the Greendale Cemetery Association and Meadville Community Theatre, a Past Master of Pine Lodge #498 F&AM, Zem Zem Shriners, Valley of Erie Scottish Rite, Meadville Round Table, a past member of the Crawford County Planning Commission, and a past board member of the Academy Theatre in Meadville. Chris continues to play with the Allegheny College Wind Symphony as a guest musician and is frequently found on the stage, tuba, or piano throughout the region.
Chris's commitment to the Democratic Party and its candidates runs deep. Since joining the Committee in 2004, he has served as treasurer and strategic advisor to numerous campaigns. He is often called upon by the party and candidates to train potential candidates and staff in matters of finance, petitioning, and general electioneering. He is a former secretary of the CCDC, a 14-year committeeman from Linesville Borough, and the county's current Democratic State Committee member. He is also a union musician and is a member of the American Federation of Musicians, Local #17 in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Chris continues to reside in Linesville, Pennsylvania where, in his spare time, he enjoys hunting and fishing the Pymatuning Lake area, reading, cooking, and playing board games with his friends and family.