Betsy Driver

Mayor of Flemington

Winner!

Betsy will become the first and only intersex person elected as mayor in the United States

Biography

First-term Flemington Borough Councilmember Betsy Driver is only the second-known openly intersex elected official in the world. She is the founder of the “first online intersex peer support organization,” Bodies Like Ours, which founded Intersex Awareness Day. Prior to running for office in 2017, Betsy worked as a journalist. Her first-term accomplishments include a resolution recognizing June as Pride Month, securing tuition credits for volunteer first responders, and beginning the practice of live-streamed council meetings.

Importance of Candidacy:

  • Betsy will become the first and only openly intersex mayors in the United States

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