Krystal Overvig elected 3rd Vice Chair on March 2
Krystal Overvig was elected by acclamation as Linn County Democratic Central Committee 3rd Vice Chair during the Linn Dems monthly general meeting March 2 at Albany Public Library. Bill McCoy resigned as 3rd Vice Chair last month, and Vertig was appointed to temporarily fill position until the March 2 election. Vertig also announced that, among 12 finalists, she was selected as communications intern for the BIPOC Caucus of the Oregon State Legislature.
In other business March 2, the Central Committee:
• Approved the standing rules for the Linn County Democrats Platform Convention, set for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 1, at Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. S.E. It will be the first county platform convention since 2017.
• Heard an appeal from Events Chair Keith Kolkow for volunteers, and donations of raffle items and pies for a dessert dash for the first quarter Democratic Party of Oregon State Central Committee fundraising dinner Saturday, March 25, at Linn-Benton Community College. Proceeds from the raffle and dessert dash will go to the Linn County Democrats. The SCC meeting runs Saturday and Sunday that weekend. To volunteer or donate, please click here.
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