Debbie Hopke has announced her candidacy for the office of Mayor for the City of Vandalia.
Hopke, Human Resources Generalist and member of the management team of Trailerman Trailers, Inc., has been active in local civic affairs for well over 30 years.
“Through my proven experience I will move the City of Vandalia forward,” Hopke said. “Honesty, integrity, and respect are the core of my every day decisions and work ethic. I have a positive attitude and will work with all residents to improve our community.”
Debbie and her husband Daryl have been residents of Vandalia for 36 years and raised their two daughters in the Van-Far R-1 school system.
Her work history includes 17 years at Green Supply, Inc. as Purchasing Director and nine years with the City of Vandalia management team as Assistant City Administrator. Hopke looks forward to visiting with the residents and listening to their needs, while working hard to strengthen the community and move Vandalia in a positive direction.