Connellsville Township,
South Connellsville,
Bullsking Township,
Springfield Township &
Saltlick Township



Magisterial District Judge 14-1-02

1303 Mountain View Drive, Connellsville, PA 15425~Phone 724-628-0697


Committee Members; John Coleman, Chairman; Jennifer Sanzone, Secretary; Sean Scary, Treasurer

Magisterial District Judge Ronald Haggerty Jr., has announced his candidacy for re-election. His office serves Bullskin Township, the City of Connellsville, Connellsville Township, Saltlick Township, South Connellsville Borough, and Springfield Township.

Ron has been serving as District Judge since 2010 where he has presided in over 26,000 cases.

Ron is currently the President of the District 7 Special Court Judges Association.  The Association is comprised of Magisterial District Judges from Fayette, Westmoreland, Washington and Greene Counties.  Haggerty also serves as Vice-President of the Fayette County Special Court Judges Association and Chairman of the State Vehicle Code Committee for the Special Court Judges.  

Ron is a 1988 graduate of Connellsville Area High School and he holds an Associate Degree in Criminal Justice from Westmoreland County Community College.  Ron is a graduate of the prestigious Federal Bureau of Investigation’s National Academy.  Prior to winning the bid for Magistrate in 2009, Ron served with the City of Connellsville Police Department for seventeen years and he retired with the rank of Sergeant.  In his capacity as Police Officer he served as a Supervisor with the Fayette County District Attorney’s Drug Task force.

Ron is a lifelong resident of Connellsville and he is married to Jody Rumbaugh who is the owner and operator of   Jody  L. Rumbaugh Chiropractic and Wellness, LLC in Connellsville.  They have two children, Seth and Megan.

Ron is a member of St. Rita’s Roman Catholic Church, the Connellsville Elks, King Solomon’s Masonic Lodge #346, the FBI National Academy Association of Western PA and the Fraternal Order of Police.  Ron is a former Cub Scout leader and a volunteer with Connellsville Little League.

Ron has dedicated his career to serving the public with fairness and integrity.

Paid For By the Committee to Re-Elect Judge Haggerty