Our Candidates

Village of Pelham Manor

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Breda Bennett

Bridget (Breda) A. Bennett

Re-Elect for Trustee of the Village of Pelham Manor

Deputy Mayor Breda Bennett is a longtime Pelham Manor resident and incumbent Village Trustee who currently serves as Police Commissioner. She is an integral part of Pelham Manor’s executive leadership team and is committed to the Village’s delivery of premier services in an open, transparent…

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Maurice Owen-Michaane

Maurice Owen-Michaane

Re-Elect for Trustee of the Village of Pelham Manor

Incumbent Pelham Manor Trustee and DPW Commissioner Maurice Owen-Michaane is a lifelong New Yorker. A resident of Pelham Manor for nearly a decade, he has woven himself into the fabric of the community with his young family by his side, embodying the passion and vibrancy…

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Our Elected Officials

Town of Pelham

Daniel W. McLaughlin, Sr.

Supervisor of the Town of Pelham

Dan McLaughlin has been a resident of Pelham since 1985. He and his wife Rita have raised two children, Daniel Jr. and Michelle, both graduates of Pelham schools. Dan is a seasoned finance and operations executive. He has served as a Pelham Town Councilman for…

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Rae Szymanski

Deputy Supervisor of the Town of Pelham

Rae Szymanski is a lifelong resident of the Town of Pelham and a product of the Pelham School System. Rae was elected to the Town Board over 20 years ago. She is currently the first female Deputy Supervisor for the Town. Professionally Rae brought over…

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Antoinette Clemente

Clerk of the Town of Pelham

Antoinette Clemente has been a dedicated resident of the Town of Pelham for her entire life and has enjoyed serving the community as Pelham Town Clerk since 2020. With four children enrolled in Pelham schools, she is proud to bring up her children in the…

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Catherine Mazzaro

Receiver of Taxes of the Town of Pelham

Cathy Mazzaro is currently serving her second term as Receiver of Taxes for the Town of Pelham. Cathy and her husband Vinny moved to Pelham in 1994, where they raised their five children. Cathy quickly became entrenched in the community. She was a catechist at…

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John DeChiaro

Town Justice of the Town of Pelham

John De Chiaro has been a resident of the Town of Pelham for the past 34 years. A practicing attorney for the last 46 years, primarily as a trial and appellate litigator in local, state and federal courts. He was admitted to the practice law…

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Village of Pelham Manor

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Jennifer Lapey

Jennifer L. Monachino Lapey

Mayor of the Village of Pelham Manor

As Mayor of the Village of Pelham Manor, Jennifer has promoted fiscal responsibility, while spearheading communication, staffing and sustainability initiatives. During her tenure, Pelham Manor has remained New York State tax cap compliant and debt free. The Village boasts a low fiscal stress score and…

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Breda Bennett

Bridget (Breda) A. Bennett

Re-Elect for Trustee of the Village of Pelham Manor

Deputy Mayor Breda Bennett is a longtime Pelham Manor resident and incumbent Village Trustee who currently serves as Police Commissioner. She is an integral part of Pelham Manor’s executive leadership team and is committed to the Village’s delivery of premier services in an open, transparent…

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Maurice Owen-Michaane

Maurice Owen-Michaane

Re-Elect for Trustee of the Village of Pelham Manor

Incumbent Pelham Manor Trustee and DPW Commissioner Maurice Owen-Michaane is a lifelong New Yorker. A resident of Pelham Manor for nearly a decade, he has woven himself into the fabric of the community with his young family by his side, embodying the passion and vibrancy…

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Timothy M. Case

Trustee of the Village of Pelham Manor

A Pelham Manor resident for over twenty years, Tim has an impressive record of service to the community, including significant municipal leadership experience. He is currently a Trustee in the Village of Pelham Manor, also serving as the village's Fire Commissioner. Tim served as the…

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DJ McLaughlin

Daniel (D.J.) W. McLaughlin

Trustee of the Village of Pelham Manor

D.J. is currently serving as a Trustee of the Village of Pelham Manor, where he is in charge of the village's Administration, Finance, and Planning. He previously served with distinction on the Zoning Board of Appeals. D.J. grew up in Pelham Manor and returned to…

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