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Silverthorne Town Council appoints Kevin McDonald as new member

Kevin McDonald previously served on the Silverthorne Town Council from 2006-2010. He was recently appointed by the council to finish the remainder of Peggy Long's term after she vacated her seat on the council in February.

The Silverthorne Town Council voted unanimously to appoint previous Councilman Kevin McDonald as a replacement for Councilwoman and mayor pro tem, Peggy Long. McDonald will be finishing the remainder of Long's term, and can run for a four-year term for the April 2018 election.

Long vacated her seat in early February, after moving to her family ranch north of the town limit, which made her ineligible to remain on council.

McDonald previously served on the Silverthorne Town Council from 2006–10. He also helped to found the Economic Development Advisory Committee in the town. He is currently the chief compliance officer at New Path Capital Advisors.

The town had three other candidates interview for the position. McDonald will be sworn in during the council's meeting on April. The council will select a new mayor pro tem after McDonald has joined.