CROWN POINT - Valerie Hunsdon of Crown Point has been elected president of the Republican Women of Essex County.
She will serve a two-year term.
Also elected were First Vice President Shirley Seney of North Elba, Second Vice President Diane Lashway of Moriah, Secretary Patti Doyle of Elizabethtown and Treasurer Betty Light of Elizabethtown.
"I have the energy and enthusiasm to apply fresh ideas, a strong effort to increase the membership, the confidence to build an alliance with the Essex County Republican Committee and determination to be a positive presence in each community," Hunsdon said. "With each intended accomplishment, and in accordance to our current by-laws, our organization will be very capable of being supportive of our Republican candidates. I have received a very warm welcome throughout the county, and continue to gain support with each meeting I attend."
Hunsdon has accepted a seat on the executive and the by-laws committee for the Essex County Republican Committee.