Thank You

Posted Oct 23rd, 2018 in Vote Debi Katsmar

Thank You

What a challenging but great experience running for Council in Welland.

This is probably one of the shortest posts I have ever written. I just want to say Thank You. 

During 2017 and the early part of 2018, I struggled with the decision to run for Council in Welland. It was a huge step and one that took me outside my comfort zone. Ultimately I made the decision to run for Ward 2 Councillor in Welland. 

What an experience! I enjoyed every minute of it. And although I was not successful in my campaign, it does not mean I will disappear from helping in Welland. There is so much that can be done outside of having a seat on Council. 

I would like to offer a huge THANK YOU to all who helped with my campaign, in particular Ed Telenko and Debbie Barnes. Ed and I spent countless hours discussing next steps, how to connect with the community and so much more. Ed's political background, experience and knowledge he shared with me was greatly appreciated - I couldn't have accomplished as much without his help. 

And secondly to Debbie Barnes who diligently delivered my literature door-to-door - Thank you! Your help also greatly appreciated. 

And finally - Thank you to those who voted for me showing your confidence in this new comer to the political world of Welland. 

I am always amazed at my friends and business colleagues who rally around me to support my efforts in whatever I do. Thank you, thank you for all your support! 

I would also like to say congratulations to those who were successful in their campaigns. Welland has some great people now 'Making it happen today for a better Welland tomorrow!'

Until next time. 

Debi Katsmar having fun with the Canada 150 selfie frame
Debi Katsmar trying curling at Rink 150 February 2017
Debi Katsmar speaking with guests at her Connectfest Niagara event 2016
Debi Katsmar and her love for everything owl

Thank You

Oct 23rd, 2018

Thank you!


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