Q & A with Kathy Quillen
By Steven Hoffman
Q: How long have you lived in Oxford Borough?
A: My husband, son and I moved to the borough in February of 2004.
Q: Have you previously been involved in Oxford Borough government?
A:. I am currently serving on the Planning Commission.
Q: Why are you running for a seat on Oxford Borough Council?
A: I am running for a seat on the Oxford Borough Council because I have a desire to serve the community in which I live, and I am concerned about the future of the borough. I want to help ensure that Oxford is a safe and exciting hometown for our children to grow up in.
Q: Can you tell us about your professional background?
A.: I am currently a stay-at-home mom and cyberschool parent.
Q: What other qualifications, professional experiences, or service to the community should voters know about?
A: In addition to the Planning Commission, I also hold a position on the Revitalization Plan Committee. Prior to starting a family, I was a customer service manager for a telephone company. I also was an instructional aide at the elementary level in the Oxford Area School District.
Q: What would be some of your priorities if you were elected to Oxford Borough Council?
A:We need to look into infrastructure improvements and encouraging new business growth while maintaining our small town feel. I also feel there could be some improvement in the borough's public safety.