Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13)

“Lis Kenneth Regula’s experience in public service and financial management make him the strongest choice for Portage County auditor. His plan to modernize the office will provide a convenient and efficient process of conducting county business. And as a father, educator, and nonprofit leader, Mr. Regula can be trusted to assess property values with integrity and fairness towards all.”–Tim Ryan



314 Action

“More than ever, our country needs those with scientific training to heed the call and run for public office. Today, 314 Action is proud to stand with these candidates who have pledged to base policy on evidence. Some of the most egregious attacks on science occur at the state and local levels, which is why these candidates and their campaigns are so important in today’s political climate.”–Director of Communications, 314 Action

Federated Democratic Women of Portage County


“Lis Kenneth Regula is the breath of fresh air Portage County needs. His leadership and experience demonstrate the values and skills which are crucial to public service. Whether it’s teaching, running a small business, or founding a local nonprofit, Mr. Regula stands out as a hardworking, trustworthy, and qualified candidate for Auditor.”–Federated Democratic Women.


Portage Trail Sierra Club

Cleveland Stonewall Democrats

“Cleveland Stonewall Democrats stand with Lis Kenneth Regula for Portage County Auditor. As a biology professor, researcher and a small business owner, Lis has the analytic and statistical background of an effective auditor. Lis has proven his commitment to the community as a nonprofit board member, chairman of Kent Environmental Council and a mentor at Kent State’s LGBTQ center. We are proud to support Lis, not just as an LGBTQ candidate, but because he has the skills to responsibly manage county finances.”–CSD President Rob Rivera

Portage County Young Democrats

LGBTQ Victory Fund


“Lis’ plan to modernize Portage County and his commitment to public service make him the best candidate for auditor. When he wins in November, Lis will stand as a vital LGBTQ voice and a diligent leader for all of Portage County.”–Victory Fund President and CEO, Annise Parker

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People For the American Way