I am applying for the job of Southampton Town councilwoman. You, the voters, will review my background and accomplishments and decide on November 2 whether I get the job.
I’m a small-business owner of a Southampton real estate law firm. Living with the challenges and demands of our economy and working all over Southampton Town has given me valuable insights into the commonalities and differences among all our hamlets and villages, not just one or two communities.
As a public servant, I led the way in ethics as chair of the Suffolk County Board of Ethics. I also served on the Southampton Housing Authority and have been a member of the Southampton Town Planning Board for the last five years, weighing the delicate balance between development and environment, economy and community. This is crucial to me, as I believe that … [more]