Reorganization and expansion were the topic of discussion in a meeting of The Independent Party of Delaware’s (IPoD) State Executive Committee. Board of Directors, as two new members of the party’s board were voted in. Don Ayotte, a former candidate for Sussex County Council and later for 20th District Representative seat was unanimously elected as IPoD’s new chairman, and Wolfgang von Baumgart was elected unanimously as Secretary General.
Two new members were unanimously elected to IPoD’s Board of Directors. David C. Graham, is a former candidate for Delaware Attorney General and a C.P.A., working as a tax enforcement technical supervisor for business taxes.
The second new board member is Steve Washington, M. ED, an educator, in the Brandywine Middle School Special Ed program. Mr. Washington intends to file as a candidate for Mayor of Wilmington as an Independent.
Glenn Miller, a leading Delaware veterans advocate and former IPoD candidate for US Senate, remains as IPoD State Secretary.
Once elected as Chairman, Ayotte spoke of a bold multi-faceted outreach program to greatly increase the number of IPoD’s registered voters. He also said he would work closely with the IPoD Board of Directors, to enhance its “Think Tank,” style research and creative discussions to improve all areas of the party.