Kevin Berry was elected to the Penfield Town Board in November of 2023 and took office in January of 2024. Councilman Berry grew up near Watertown, and he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from SUNY Cortland and a Master’s degree in Communication from SUNY Brockport.
For more than 30 years, Councilman Berry has worked in the field of developmental disabilities. During his career, he supervised several residences for individuals with disabilities in the Town of Penfield. Currently, he holds the position of Vice President of Programs and Services at The Arc Wayne.
Councilman Berry's passion lies in helping people who face employment barriers, such as disabilities or past offenses, find meaningful employment and become integrated into society. He is also a longtime advocate for the LGBTQ+ community, and he is particularly interested in issues related to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Councilman Berry resides with his family on Blossom Road.