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Esopus NY Democratic Committee

Esopus Forward – Committed to our community

Vote: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Esopus Democratic Committee

We are Esopus Forward… taxpayers with a vision to improve the quality of life in Esopus.

  • Laura Petit for Legislator LD 8
  • Shannon Harris for Supervisor
  • Kathie Quick for Councilman
  • Chris Farrell for Councilman
  • Kathy Kiernan for Councilman
  • Holly Netter for Clerk

This means a stronger community at the neighborhood level – transparency, low taxes, jobs, economic vitality, improved infrastructure, safety, protected natural resources and waterfront.

We’re going to make sure Esopus continues to be a desirable place to live, raise a family, do business and retire.

With your energy and enthusiasm on Election Day (Tuesday, Novemebr 7), we can achieve a more vibrant, forward-looking community.

Esopus Democrats
PO Box 972, Port Ewen NY 12466

Laura Petit

Your Esopus Forward candidates

Vote: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Esopus Democratic Committee

(from left to right) Chris Farrel, Kathy Kiernan, Shannon Harris, Holly Netter, Kathie Quick and Laura Petit

Laura Petit, Legislator / 8 LD | 845-340-1293

  • Former two-term Ulster County Legislator for Esopus
  • Community advocate, author and grant writer, secured millions in public funding
  • Sponsored legislation to create the Ulster County Volunteer Incentive Program for Emergency Responders

Shannon Harris, Supervisor

  • 13-years executive management at major Accounting & Tax firm
  • Proven oversight of multi-million-dollar budgets, resources departments and staff
  • Experience in municipal planning and historic preservation
  • Ulster Park mom raising 3 sons attending Robert Graves Elementary

Holly Netter, Clerk | 845-706-9121

  • Current Town Clerk
  • Served with distinction as Deputy Tax Collector and Deputy Town Clerk
  • Proud mom of 3 and wife John Netter, Jr.
  • Vice President of Ulster County Town Clerks and Tax Collectors Association
  • Former Asst. Vice President at Albany Savings Bank/Charter One

Chris Farrell, Councilman | 845-901-8542

  • Kingston City School Board, 4 yrs President and Vice President
  • Respected local leader with budget skills to deliver cost savings
  • Vice President of Ulster BOCES Board
  • Former Esopus Rec Commission Member
  • 16-year veteran of Ulster Probation Dept.
  • 26-year Clinical Social Worker

Kathie Quick, Councilman | 845-389-8908

  • Current Esopus Councilman and Deputy Supervisor
  • Member of Waterfront Advisory, Economic Development Committee, Environmental Board
  • President of the Esopus Seniors group
  • Co-manager of family-owned retail business
  • Retired 34-year local teacher and community volunteer and organizer

Kathy Kiernan, Councilman | 845-532-1464

  • Chair of the Esopus Zoning Board and member of the Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Deputy Esopus Clerk under Diane McCord
  • Senior Caseworker at Ulster Department of Social Services (CSEA)
  • Caseworker for Office for the Aging 2003-08
  • Retired from Verizon
  • Save Esopus Lighthouse volunteer

Our Vision

  • Smart growth to stimulate local businesses
  • Forward thinking and transparent government
  • Controlling taxes and a balanced budget
  • Alternative funding/grants for infrastructure
  • Protected riverfront and natural resources
  • Critical planning for Port Ewen water district
Esopus Democratic Committee

Esopus Democratic Committee
Port Ewen, NY 12466
(845) 332-6600