Kathy Hankins for Town Clerk

I am running for this position to:

  • Help protect our hometown values.
  • Make the office independent and nonpartisan, and our town hall a friendly, easy place for every resident to come.
  • Work every day to provide quality, timely, respectful services to everyone.
  • Help open the lines of communication between citizens and all elected and appointed town leaders so citizens stay well-informed and can actively participate before decisions are made that impact our lives.
  • Help right-size our town government
  • 30 years Rush resident
  • BA from University of Rochester
  • Facilities and property manager
  • Director of support services including purchasing/receiving, mailings, billing and cash receipts, meeting and conference planning; clerical services, staff training and tech support.
  • Advocate for people with disabilities, including aging in place, and accessibility.


35 years of nonprofit experience:

  • Fiscal and program grant management
  • Strategic planning, staff supervision
  • Day to day financial operations: bidding, contracts, budgets, audits and funder reports
  • Customer and member services


Current Member:

  • Rush Recreation and Park Association
  • Rush Historical Society
  • Rush Lions



  • Trustee of the Rush Public Library
  • Rush Recreation and Agriculture Committee member
  • Rush Renewable Energy Committee member