Office Holders

Wendy Whetsel — Putnam Valley Town Board Member

Wendy Whetsel Wendy Whetsel is an experienced member of Putnam Valley’s town board. She initiated and supported a town-wide oil co-op which now provides more competitive oil prices for residents. She worked hard to successfully protect Peekskill Hollow Road from unwanted and unnecessary expansion. She has consistently supported sustainable economic development for our town.

Wendy and her husband Bill have lived on Mill Street in Putnam Valley since 1980, in the John Paulding House which was built in 1763. She initiated the flagging of historic homes in town. She was a founder and first President of the Putnam Valley Residents Coalition in 2001. PVRC was created to bring awareness to the town of the fact that over 800 housing units were being proposed in Putnam Valley.

Wendy is also a member of the Putnam Valley Grange 841, supporting the local agricultural community. She loves working with her friends and neighbors supporting Putnam Valley’s rural character and historic background.

Gina Capone — Putnam Valley Town Judge

Gina CaponeGina Capone is currently serving her third term as Town Justice, encompassing 12 years of service to the Town. Gina has been in Private Practice as a lawyer since 1997 after graduating from Pace University Law School. She is licensed to practice in New York States’ 2nd District.

Professional memberships include Putnam County Magistrates’ Association, in which she serves as their Vice President. Gina has been a resident of Putnam Valley for 21 years, and looks forward to continuing to serve the people of our Town.