Local woman joins Emerge program


Eryn Pritchett, president of the Marshall County Democratic Women's Club, was recently accepted into the Emerge Class of 2020. She is a 6th grade math and social studies teacher at Lyon County Middle School, an active member of the Kentucky Education Association (KEA) and president of her local chapter. She also serves as secretary of the Kentucky Young Democrats and secretary for the Labor Caucus of the Young Democrats of America.

Pritchett earned her bachelor's degree in 2015 from Murray State University and her master's degree in 2019 from the University of Notre Dame. She and her husband, Drew Williams, live in Benton with their three cats.

Emerge Kentucky is an organization that recruits, trains and provides a powerful network to Democratic women who want to run for office.