Anita Lopez, Esq. is a licensed State of Ohio attorney and a graduate of Central Catholic High School, the University of Toledo and the University of Toledo College of Law.
She is the 7th child of migrant workers who taught her the value of hard work, to be loyal to God and our great country, the USA.
She began her legal career at the Toledo Fair Housing Center and later joined the City of Toledo as Director of Purchasing, Contract Compliance and Affirmative Action.
In 2004 Commissioner Lopez was elected as the Lucas County Recorder, and in 2006 she was elected Lucas County Auditor. Anita made history as the first woman in Lucas County to be elected Auditor and as the first Latina female Lucas County Commissioner.
She was sworn in as a Commissioner on January 8, 2024.