Salary: $65,501 per year • Term: Four Years • Tasks: Central banker for the county, responsible for property tax collections and investments. More than $1 billion flows through the office annually.
Not only is he qualified for this technical position with years of relevant experience, but Ortiz seems to genuinely care about serving his constituents. His commitment stands in contrast to his opponent, whose unwillingness to present his platform to our panel has us wondering whether Torres himself has the time—or even the commitment—required to adequately serve county residents. Our endorsement goes squarely to Manny Ortiz.