Government

Other Elected Officials

Auditor - John Applegate

Auditor - John Applegate

Email:     japplegate@deerpark-oh.gov

John, an active member of our community, is serving his eighth term as Auditor and was a former Tax Commissioner and Clerk of Council of Deer Park.

A graduate of the University of Cincinnati and former Accounting Officer for Provident Bank, he is now a retired insurance broker.

John is a Past President of the Cincinnati Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals and the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors – Cincinnati Chapter.  He is Past President of the Northeast Cincinnati Rotary Club and currently serves as Treasurer.  He was selected as Rotarian of the Year in 1998-1999 and 2002-2003.  John also served as Treasurer of Rotary International District 6670 for 12 years.  He is Past Master of Evanston Masonic Lodge, Past President of the Deer Park Soccer League, Past President of the Deer Park and Northeast Hamilton County Republican Clubs, and has served as Treasurer of the Deer Park Festival for the past 34 years.  

John is a forty-two year resident of Deer Park and lives, with his wife, Karen, on Lansdowne Avenue.  They have four daughters and twelve grandchildren.

Treasurer - Angie Chachoff

Treasurer - Angie Chachoff

Email:     achachoff@deerpark-oh.gov

Angie Tegenkamp Chachoff is a 48 year resident of Deer Park and a proud graduate of St John The Evangelist and the Ursuline Academy.

A member of the St. Saviour Parish, she was Past President of the PTO, and has held other committee positions as well. 

Angie has lent her talents to many organizations over the years.  She was a softball coach for Deer Park Girls Softball league for 5 years, Big Six Chairperson for St. Saviour for 10 years, a Girl Scout leader and Treasurer for Boy scout Troop 598 in Evendale.

Angie and her husband David, have been married for over 30 years, and have three children, Nikolas, Ariel, and Keith. Her son Keith built the Herman Tegenkamp Memorial in Chamberlain Park.  

Angie is the Vision Center Manager for the School Based Vision Center in West Clermont schools and works for Lenscrafters as a Licensed Optician.  She has been very involved in the Onesight Foundation providing eye exams and glasses to those who cannot afford, here in the US and internationally.

Law Director - Andrew Helmes

Law Director - Andrew Helmes

Email:     ahelmes@deerpark-oh.gov

Andrew (Andy) Helmes is currently serving his second term as Law Director for the City of Deer Park.  He is a 1997 graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Law and works as an attorney with the Kenwood-based firm of O'Connor, Mikita & Davidson.

Andy has lived in Deer Park since 2008 when he married his wife, Leighanne.  He can often be seen walking his black Labrador, Ruby, along the streets of the city, so if you are out and passing by, feel free to stop him and say hello.