Outstanding Candidates for the 2016 Election

Charlestown Citizens Alliance (CCA) President Virginia Wootten is pleased to announce the names of their outstanding candidates for the 2016 election. She noted that the steering committee worked to recruit talented individuals who embody CCA’s guiding principles of civility, inclusiveness, and consensus. They are individuals with the skills and dedication to do what’s right for the Town and Charlestown’s taxpayers. They are:

Town Council: Julie Carroccia, Virginia Lee, Denise Rhodes, Bonnie Van Slyke, and Steven Williams

Planning Commission: Dr. Lew Johnson, Sherry Krukpa, Erin Russell, and Frances Topping

Chariho School Committee: Stephen Huzyk

Town Moderator: Leo Mainelli

Retiring Town Council members Tom Gentz and George Tremblay said, “We know Julie Carroccia and Steven Williams personally and have confidence they will work collaboratively on Town Council with current CCA endorsed members Virginia Lee, Denise Rhodes, and Bonnie Van Slyke. We plan to remain involved with both the Town and CCA. We will actively support all of the CCA endorsed candidates and the CCA 2016 Platform and we are proud to do so.”

Virginia Wootten
President, CCA