Carmin Gaines has been selected as the new chairperson of the Spencer County Democratic Party. She was voted into office by committee members July 12.
“I am thrilled and very honored to represent the Democratic party,” said Gaines.
Gaines operates Elmar’s BP and Tropical Oasis Salon and Fitness in Elk Creek with her father, Elmar Gaines, and her brother, Carsyn Gaines. Gaines ran for county judge executive in the June democratic primary against Magistrate Bill Drury and the primary winner, Judge Executive David Jenkins.