Election Day is Tuesday, October 24, 2023.

Early voting begins October 4 and ends October 19.

405 Downs Blvd

Last day to register to vote is Monday, September 25.


I have a record of service.

Alderman at Large 2007 - present

Franklin Planning Commission 1987-2006, 2007-present


Retired; taught Math at Columbia State Community College for over 30 years

Distinguished Faculty Award


Long time resident of Franklin, married to attorney Jim Petersen, 2 adult sons


I will do my homework

Study issues and listen to all viewpoints

Make decisions in the best interests of the entire city

Maintain and improve the quality of life for all who live in Franklin

Spend taxpayer money responsibly

Link decisions to their financial impacts and maintain AAA bond ratings