Republican George Kruse has filed to run for the District 1 seat representing parts of Ellenton, Palmetto and Parrish on the Manatee Board of County Commissioners.
In a Thursday morning announcement, Kruse said his experience in finance and real estate makes him a more diverse choice on the board.
“Honestly, the board right now is a little universal. There aren’t that many different voices. You have seven people on the board with similar voices and ideas,” Kruse said in an interview with the Bradenton Herald. “We need better backgrounds and experiences.”
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