Waltz seeks nomination for 76th District House
LOCK HAVEN — Joe Waltz, 68, of Lock Haven, has announced his candidacy for the 76th District State House seat. He will be seeking the Democratic nomination in the April 28 Primary election.
Waltz will be holding an official campaign kick-off event at Avenue 209 Coffee Shop, 209 Bellefonte Ave., Lock Haven, on Saturday, Feb. 1 at 10 a.m.
Waltz served 34 years as an educator, retiring from the Keystone Central School District in 2007, and has been active in various local organizations.
Waltz has been a resident of Clinton County for nearly 50 years. He was raised on a farm in Lycoming County and graduated from Montoursville High School in 1969. He earned a degree in education from Mansfield University in 1973. Waltz has been married to the former Stephanie Klecker, a retired small business owner and Clinton County native, for 37 years.
Waltz is a member of the Lock Haven Kiwanis, Clinton County Historical Society, and Clinton County Economic Partnership; a social member of Lock Haven Sons of Italy; and a former member of PA Interscholastic Athletic Association. Waltz was chairman of the Clinton County Democratic Committee from 2014-2018. He also served on the City of Lock Haven Planning Commission.
For more information, visit www.ElectJoeWaltz.com.