Deputy County Executive, Westchester County

Westchester County’s Deputy County Executive Kenneth Jenkins is the first African-American to hold this position. In addition to longtime service as a Westchester County Legislator, Jenkins was the president of the Yonkers chapter of the NAACP and chairman of the Yonkers Democratic Committee. Jenkins reminisces on the reputation of Madam Walker in the African-American community in Westchester County.


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