Sussex County Dems Welcome New Chair

We pleased to announce the election of Katie Rotondi to Chair of the Sussex County Democratic Committee! Raised in Sussex County, she recently served as chair of the Young Democrats of Sussex County.

Katie Rotondi, Chair
Sussex County Democratic Committee

The Sussex County Democratic Committee would like to take this opportunity to thank former chair, Leslie Huhn, for her years of service and dedication to this organization. Ms. Huhn’s stewardship of the Sussex County Democratic Committee has brought about unprecedented growth within the Committee.


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