All In For Angola: Sue Essman Announced As Democratic Candidate For Angola Mayoral Race
Friday, March 31, 2023

Sue Essman

ANGOLA, IN - Steuben County Democratic Party Chairperson Judy Rowe has announced the pending appointment of Sue Essman as the party's candidate for Angola Mayor in the 2023 Municipal Election.

According to a news release, Essman’s documents will be filed on May 6th, the first day that candidate appointments are accepted.

General election candidates aren't permitted to file until the primary contests are concluded.

In a written statement, Rowe says, “Essman is well qualified to fill Mayor Dick Hickman's seat, having served in the Mayor's office as Human Resource Director for the last 16 years. She works closely with Mayor Hickman in implementing city business and programs, gaining the experience required for a seamless transition to Angola's continued success.”

Essman is a full time Angola resident with a history of involvement in local volunteer organizations, including a term as President of the Angola Area Chamber of Commerce. She currently serves on the board of the Steuben County Industrial Guild. She has three children, all who attended Angola public schools.

The public will have an opportunity to meet Essman and other Democratic candidates at a breakfast on April 22 at Sutton’s Deli.

More information is available at steubendem.com.


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