by Carol Thompson
The Oswego County Democrat Committee has endorsed a candidate for the upcoming Oswego County Treasurer’s race.
Kurt Ferris will hold the Democrat line in the November election, according to Oswego County Democrat Committee Chairman Mike Kunzwiler.
Ferris, a resident of the Town of Oswego, holds a degree in computer science from SUNY Oswego. He is a registered financial advisor and has experience with annuities, health insurance, disability insurance, mutual funds, life insurance, estates, retirement, pension, social security, deferred compensation and payroll deduction programs, said Kunzwiler.
“Kurt meets every qualification that is required for the treasurer’s office,” Kunzwiler said. “His education and experience is exactly what is needed for the position.”
Ferris is a member if the Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce and serves on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, He has won an award from the organization for quality service.
The Democrats considered several candidates before selecting Ferris.