Judge Kevin Madison swears in Council Members (from left) Jennifer Szimanski, Kelly Brynteson and Louis Mastrangelo. (Courtesy city of Lakeway/Community Impact Newspaper)
Lakeway Municipal Judge Kevin Madison swore in new Council Members Kelly Brynteson and Jennifer Szimanski, and returning Council Member Louis Mastrangelo at the May 16 council meeting.
Lakeway Mayor Tom Kilgore also recognized outgoing Council Member Steve Smith. Kilgore said Smith has been known for his steadfast work, coming into office without an agenda and intractable attention to detail. Smith served on the council for four years.
Outgoing Council Member Laurie Higginbotham was not present.
Jennifer joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2022. She spent the past 16 years working in newspapers as a reporter, copy editor and page designer. She is from Florida but has spent the past six years in the Austin area. She lives in Northwest Austin with her family and two dachshunds.