Tonight Bruce F. Buwalda was elected as the new chairman of the St. Louis County Republican Central Committee. The event was a regularly scheduled election held this evening at the St. Louis County Government Center in Clayton, MO. Bruce is a retired member of the United States Army and the Department of Veteran’s Affairs. He has been the Republican Committeeman for Airport Township for eleven years. Bruce was opposed by Mark Dunn a St. Louis County Attorney with Dunn & Miller, PC and Missouri River Township Committeeman.

Jackie Coleman, a pharmaceutical sales rep and newly elected Committeewoman for Hadley Township was elected Vice Chairman. Judy Hon, a sixteen year veteran with the Central Committee, was elected secretary and Bryan Koen, an insurance sales rep, was elected treasurer. Bryan is committeeman for Florissant Township.

Republicans are in the middle of “reorganization” that involves the election of leaders to their various committees. These elections will continue for the next two weeks and follows every major Republican Primary Election. Congratulations to all elected!