Jeff Haste, Chairman Dauphin County Commissioners
Jeff Haste, Chairman
Dauphin County Commissioners
Jeff Haste has served as the Dauphin County Board of Commissioners’ Chairman since 2004. His innovative ideas have spurred economic growth and job creation in Dauphin County. As Commissioner, he oversees a $240 million budget, parks and recreation, information technology and other departments. Jeff was honored by the Harrisburg Regional Chamber with the 2013 “President’s Award” and named “Government Leader of the Year” in 2011. He also served as the County Commissioners Association of PA’s President and was named “Commissioner of the Year” in 2016.
He established the first-of-its-kind infrastructure bank and land bank to fight blight, stimulate economic growth, and improve the quality of life. He also saved the Harrisburg outdoor show – a major economic and tourism driver for the region – securing a new producer and making the show even more successful.
Jeff is also a longtime youth soccer coach, Eagle Scout, husband, father, and grandfather.