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Delivering a Greener DuPage

Get election information here:
DuPage County Election Division

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About Jeff
  • Second term Forest Preserve Commissioner

  • 34-year resident of DuPage County

  • Retired environmental engineer with over 30 years extensive experience 
    at U.S. EPA and the State of Ohio

  • Glen Ellyn Environmental Commissioner for 12 years

  • Active volunteer with Sierra Club and other groups, focused on environmental quality and clean energy for our community

  • Experienced executive leader on various volunteer boards

  • Education: BS in manufacturing engineering technology and a Master’s degree in Environmental Science from Miami University

Jeff's Agenda

Delivering on my promises...

  • Improving trails and trail access for all to enjoy nature

  • Supporting science-based preservation and restoration of natural areas

  • Lowering the District's carbon footprint through clean energy and reduced energy use, saving the environment and taxpayer dollars

  • Assuring that major capital projects like the new Willowbrook Wildlife Center or built on budget and on time

  • Maintaining sound fiscal and management and planning for the District


One of the most powerful things we can do as citizens is to financially support political campaigns that match our values.

Donate today for a greener DuPage County!

Get Involved

This is a political campaign, but intended to serve YOU, a DuPage County resident. Together we can assure access to healthy green space and careful stewardship of natural and financial resources. You can help by making donations, of course, but volunteering on our team is quite rewarding.


Fill out interest form here.

YARD SIGNS ARE IN! Request yours here.

2022 Endorsements
  • Sierra Club

  • Congressman Sean Casten

  • DuPage County Building and Construction Trades Council, representing major building trades

  • United Hellenic Voters Association

  • Ken Mejia-Beal, Chairman, DuPage Democratic Party

  • Democratic Party of Milton Township

  • Daily Herald

Watch for updates for this election cycle.

Register to vote


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Paid for by Citizens for Jeff Gahris

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