Valerie will be the first out lesbian Mayor of Bensalem Township!
Val Ridge is a life-long resident of Bensalem. She has spent her entire professional career in service to the community that she loves. After 10 years with the Police Department, Val retired from law enforcement, but not from keeping her Bensalem community safe. For the past 18 years, Val has worked as Safety & Security Coordinator for the Bensalem School District. Through her hard work and dedication, Val has gained the respect and trust of the community. With her unmatched experience and strong community relationships, Val Ridge is ready to lead Bensalem!