Robert Schleper

Cuyahoga County Council, District 6

Robert will be the first out gay man elected to county-level office in Cuyahoga County!


Robert Schleper is a father, husband, and lifelong educator running to serve on the Cuyahoga County Council. As a current school board member in his community, previous commissioner in Denver, Colorado, and previous councilman in his suburban Cleveland community, he is an experienced public servant. Growing up in Northeastern Ohio, he has seen the persistent inequity in the region, and believes everyone should have a seat at the table. Robert believes that Cuyahoga County should be a welcoming and sustainable place for everyone to live.