Education: Associate in science for substance abuse counseling, North Country Community College.
Occupation: Retired small-business owner.
Previous government experience: Former Wilmington town justice.
Civic organizations: New York State Magistrates Association; Disabled American Veterans, Combat Veterans Association; Saranac Lake Fish & Game Club.
Military service: U.S. Navy.
Elias Vincent "Allie" Pelletieri
Party: Conservative (running on Republican, Democratic, and Conservative party lines).
Education: Massachusetts College of Pharmacy.
Occupation: Co-owner and president of Lake Side Masonry Inc.
Government: Four years as a village trustee.
Civic Organizations: Elks Lodge 1508; Sons of the American Legion; Knights of Columbus; National Rifle Association and 5th Quarter Club.
Family: Wife, Tammy; daughter, Maria (Pelletieri) Person, 24, and son, Nikolas, 21.