OLD LYME — On Tuesday, Jan. 3, Jennifer Datum was sworn in as the new Old Lyme Democratic Registrar of Voters. The ceremony was officiated by Old Lyme Town Clerk Vicki Urbowicz in the town hall vault and others in attendance included outgoing registrar Marylin Clarke, former Old Lyme Selectwoman Mary Jo Nosal, and Katie Balocca, the new Executive Assistant to the Old Lyme First Selectman.
Clarke had served as the registrar for six years until her retirement on Dec. 31, 2022. State Statute stipulates that the Democratic Deputy Registrar becomes the new Registrar. Clarke had previously served as the Old Lyme Town Attorney for 31 years.
Datum was previously employed as the Old Lyme Social Services Coordinator.