GCD elects new leadership

A new board leads Gladwin County Democrats into the 2020 elections as community leader and Gladwin County Democratic Party Chairman Kathy Wilton (far left) exits following voting Jan. 28 at the party’s regular meeting.

Retired teacher Michael Fields of Beaverton enters as the new elected chair. A short email the following morning cited Wilton’s service and leadership adding he will try to match her skills. He also thanked members for their confidence. New to the board are (from left) Katherine Gallaher, 1st Vice Chair and Ed Gallaher, 2nd Vice Chair. Diana Miller remains as treasurer, with Linda Clark moving to secretary.