Andrew will be the first-ever openly LGBTQ Perinton Town Supervisor
Andrew Gilchrist was born and raised in rural Idaho, but he now calls Perinton, NY home. He works as the Vice President of Marketing & Sales for Seamless Communications Group Inc. Before completing his MBA he was a professional opera singer and professor, completing his doctorate at the prestigious Eastman School of Music. Andrew wants to help create a future that is bright and filled with opportunity for his children. He decided to get involved in politics to push for change that will provide the opportunity of a solid future for his children and everyone else that chooses to call Perinton home. He is involved in the LGBTQ support group Affirmation (for Mormon and ex-Mormon LGBTQ individuals). He currently works with Rochester Global Refugee Services to help people transition to life in the Rochester area and provide aid to foreign organizations. He loves soccer and enjoys the time he spends as a volunteer soccer coach for his son’s soccer team. Andrew believes that government should be about people over politics and community over party.
Importance of Candidacy:
- Andrew will be the first-ever openly LGBTQ Perinton Town Supervisor