East Fishkill Republican Committee Officers

141218 Steve Caswell

Steve Caswell

East Fishkill Republican Committee Chairman

Steve Caswell has lived in East Fishkill, Stormville, NY, since 1986. He is a graduate of Siena College, where he earned a BS in Accounting.

Steve has worked in various accounting and finance roles at IBM for over 30 years.

He is currently a member of the East Fishkill Recreation Advisory Board (since December 2011) and the East Fishkill Planning Board (since April 2014).

Steve joined the East Fishkill Republican Club in 1996 and has served as the Club Secretary since March 2014. Steve has also been a member of the East Fishkill Republican Committee since February 2014.

Bonnie Wiegard

East Fishkill Republican Committee Vice President

Bonnie McHoul Wiegard is a lifelong resident of East Fishkill and has been an active member of the East Fishkill Republican Committee for more than a dozen years, serving as Vice Chairman for the past four years.

Bonnie is a graduate of Our Lady of Lourdes High School, Dutchess County BOCES Cosmetology Program, and Berkeley College, where she earned a degree in Marketing and Management. Bonnie works in her family business, McHoul Funeral Home, Inc. and is part owner, along with her four siblings, of McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc. and Hopewell Holdings, LLC.

Growing up in a community-minded family, Bonnie is a member of many local organizations, including the East Fishkill Republican Club, and has served on many boards. She served as Past President of the East Fishkill Rotary Club and as Assistant Governor for Rotary District 7210. A member of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Bonnie served locally as Regent of Melzingah Chapter. She is currently serving as Senior Hudson Valley District Vice President for the New York State Society, Children of the American Revolution. A life-long parishioner of St. Columba Church where she serves as a Eucharistic Minister, Bonnie previously served on the Parish Council for ten years. She is Past President of the St. Columba Altar Rosary Society as well as the St.Denis-St. Columba Parent-School Association. Bonnie is currently serving the Archdiocese of New York as a member of the Marketing and Development Committee for Catholic School Regionalization for Dutchess County Region.

An active member of the Lourdes community, Bonnie is currently serving on the Board of Directors of the Alumni Association and the Warrior Club. She served as a volunteer for the Capital Campaign for a new Athletic Field and as a board member for the Touchdown Association.

Bonnie and her husband, John, have two grown daughters, Megan and Colin, Kathryn and Cory, a son, Jacob, and a granddaughter, Charlee Mae.

141218 Marj Way

Marjorie Way

East Fishkill Republican Committee Treasurer

Marjorie Way grew up in Bay Ridge Brooklyn. She married into a Republican family. Her father-in law was the Supervisor of the Town of East Fishkill and her husband was a Councilman.

Marj worked at IBM for 9 years and then left IBM after her daughter was born to raise her family.

For a number of years Marj was the East Fishkill Republican Club Treasurer after becoming a member of the Club.

Marj is currently an East Fishkill Republican Committee member and is the Committee Treasurer.

150104 John Metzger

John Metzger

East Fishkill Republican Committee Secretary

John was born and raised in the Town of East Fishkill, where he and his family currently live. John is married with two children.

John graduated Hudson Valley Community College where he earned an Associate Degree in Applied Science. After which he attended the Rochester Institute of Technology, graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering Technology. John is currently employed by the Town of East Fishkill, holding the Assistant Town Engineer position.

As the son of small business owners and farmers, John was raised with a sense of pride for his local community and became interested in local politics. John is a member of and the secretary to the East Fishkill Republican Committee. He is also the President of the East Fishkill Republican Club. John is a founding member and the Vice-Chairman of Dutchess County 10-13, an organization dedicated to supporting and recognizing local law enforcement.