Assessor Candidate Statements

Who are the candidates running for the 2018 Board of Assessors? How long have they lived in Arden? What interests and experience would they bring to … [Read more...]

Dela Bryan, candidate for Forest Committee

WHO I AM:  My name is Dela Bryan, and I live with my husband Rob and daughter Katie (age 11) on Orchard Road. I would be thankful for an opportunity … [Read more...]

Jennifer Borders, candidate for Forest Committee

WHO I AM:  I have lived in Arden for 22 years and have served on the Forest Committee for 8 years.  I live on the woods and care deeply for our “Green … [Read more...]

Debbi Sheiker, candidate for BWVC Committee

INTEREST AND/OR SKILLS: I have served on the BWVC Committee since Oct 2015 as secretary. It has been my pleasure and a great experience working … [Read more...]

Marcia Scheflen, candidate for Archives

WHO I AM:  I am a retired teacher, mother of four, and grandmother of seven (and counting).  My husband and I moved to Arden about five years ago, but … [Read more...]

Jan Westerhouse, Candidate for Registration

WHO I AM: Hi!  I'm Jan My journey to Arden started in the Midwest. I'm a graduate of Purdue Univ. & Indiana Univ.  From that education followed … [Read more...]

Tegan Harcourt, candidate for Safety Committee

WHO I AM:  I am an expected graduate of Hollins University in May with a major in international business, minor in Spanish, and certificate in … [Read more...]

Rowan Harcourt-Brooke, candidate for Safety Committee

WHO I AM:  I was brought up volunteering in Arden and, even since I've gone to college, I work on Arden projects when I'm home on weekends and during … [Read more...]

Frank Maier, candidate for Playground

WHO I AM: I am a 20 year resident of Arden & have spent many a day with my children & grand children playing on the playground. I think it … [Read more...]

Steve Tanzer, candidate for Safety Committee

WHO I AM:  I’m (almost) a lifelong Arden resident. Previously worked for the Delaware General Assembly. Currently work at Trader Joe’s. I’m also a … [Read more...]

Mary Young, candidate for Buzz Ware & Community Planning

WHO I AM:  I am a relatively new resident of Arden  and feel grateful to live in such a welcoming community where many are committed in its welfare. I … [Read more...]

Grace Ressler, candidate for Archives

WHO I AM: Hello Neighbors, I am an Adjunct Instructor in Theatre at Delaware County Community College and in English and Speech Communications at … [Read more...]

Chris Junk, candidate for Forest Committee

WHO I AM:  My family and I have lived in Arden since 2010. I am passionate about science, the natural world, and Arden. I would be honored to serve as … [Read more...]

Warren Rosenkranz, candidate for Budget & Community Planning

WHO I AM: Short term resident of Arden (only 14 years) and firm supporter of open and transparent government. INTEREST AND/OR SKILLS: I have owned … [Read more...]

Barbara Henry, candidate for Registration Committee

WHO I AM: My husband and I moved to Arden 17 years ago from Texas when I took a job with Christiana Care. I am a professional medical librarian, which … [Read more...]

Ruth Panella, candidate for Playground

WHO I AM:  I, now 70, am a 43-year resident who has greatly appreciated the open areas and playground equipment that Arden offers for our children, … [Read more...]

Jill Althouse-Wood, candidate for Forest Committee

WHO I AM: Mark and I have lived in Arden for 3.5 years, and the first year we moved here, every committee but Archives swooped down and asked us to … [Read more...]

Sample Ballot March 2017 Election

The Village of Arden will hold its annual Election of Committees and Officers at the March 2017 Town Meeting, March 27, Gild Hall, 7:30 p.m. All Arden … [Read more...]

Cookie Ohlson, Audit Committee Chair

WHO I AM: In June I will have been an Arden resident for 25 years. I retired from teaching English and Middle School Gifted Seminar in 2005. Since … [Read more...]

Albert Marks (Al), candidate for Civic Committee

WHO I AM: Hello. I have served on the Civic Committee for the last 2 years as co-chairman. I have taken on the road projects (paving), bridge repair … [Read more...]

Trash & Recycling Flier

Trash didn’t get picked up? Can you recycle pizza boxes? Get answers in the updated Recycling Flier. Our pick-up day has changed to Tuesday. The list … [Read more...]

Barbara Henry, candidate for Registration Committee

WHO I AM: My husband (Danny Schweers) and I moved to Arden in 2000 from Austin, Texas. We fell in love with the community and all the activities in … [Read more...]

John Martin, candidate for Budget Committee

INTEREST AND/OR SKILLS: I’m good with numbers :) … [Read more...]

Carol Larson, candidate for Forest Committee

INTEREST AND/OR SKILLS: I’ve served on the Forest Committee for 8 years and would love to continue, having found a calling in the work. I serve on the … [Read more...]

Form for Nominees – Village of Arden

Committee and Officer candidates: Please fill out this form! To help voters know the candidates better, the Registration Committee has created a … [Read more...]

Barbara Macklem, candidate for Registration Committee

WHO I AM: Although I have only lived in Arden since 1997, my parents moved here in the late 1960s; so I have enjoyed being a part of Arden for much … [Read more...]

Dorinda Dove, candidate for Registration Committee

WHO I AM: Dorinda has been a nurse-midwife for 21 years and is co-owner and co-director of The Birth Center in Wilmington.  She is married to Ron … [Read more...]

Elizabeth Varley, candidate for Registration Committee

WHO I AM: My family and I moved to Arden in 1960 and quickly became active both in Town Meeting and the Arden Club.  I have distinct memories of … [Read more...]