Cornel Darden Jr., 33, of Shorewood, IL was appointed President of the Will County Young Republicans today! As the Young Republicans have not had newly appointed or elected leadership since 2012, this is a major move for the local party.
Cornel Darden, Jr. has a Masters degree in information science and he has been involved with the local community for 15 years. His tenure includes time as a College professor at Kennedy-King College, South Suburban College, and Joliet Junior College.
With aspirations of growing the local party to over 100 members Mr. Darden, Jr. has a task ahead of him. Also elected alongside Darden, Jr. was Chris Lang, 27, of Joliet as Vice President; Christian Cary, 22, of Bolingbrook as Secretary; Matt Wylie, 28, of Joliet; and Brandon Harris, 28, of Joliet as Information Officer.
As Cornel Darden Jr. and his young team moves forward they will continue to develop more and more ground. With this season’s election cycle in front of this young and focused team they are sure to have a lot on their hands.
As a team this young group of individuals is headed on a mission to regain positions county-wide through this election cycle with a group effort. If you or anyone you know would like to join this organization contact the Young Republicans at click here and request a meeting schedule.