Penn Forest Twp. man to run for Carbon County commissioner
Shawn Kresge, a Democrat from Penn Forest Twp., announced that he is a candidate for Carbon Coutny commissioner.
Kresge is a licensed master electrician and owner of Kresge Electric Services, a certified HVAC dealership, construction and real estate management company.
He is a member of the Mauch Chunk Trust Co. advisory board and Carbon County Airport Authority, and is a Penn Forest Twp. zoning board alternate.
Kresge joins Rocky Arner and Bob Jacobs on the Democratic ballot in the May 21 primary. Incumbent commissioners Tom Gerhard and Wayne Nothstein, along with Jason Frey, Chris Lukasevich and Tom Boyko, are seeking the Republican nomination.