Peter Zych announced Monday he will seek the Ward 3 seat on Hilton Head Island Town Council held by Drew Laughlin.
Here is information about him.
Wife: Mary (49 years)
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Education: BA, Rutgers University
Occupation: Retired after a career in money management
Political experience: Lost to mayor-elect Drew Laughlin by 41 votes in Laughlin's last contested election for councilman
"It is the environment that protects the value of all our residences and the worth of our island businesses," Zych said in a prepared statement. " ... I shy away from the idea that this island is essentially a real estate, restaurant- and tourist-oriented business opportunity with a little room left over for the residents' desire for a lovely place to call home."