(WENY) - A Southport woman has announced her intent to run for Chemung County Legislature

Cathy Hendrickson, a mother of two, is running in District 14. She currently resides in the Town of Southport, where she has lived for the last nine years, and for most of her childhood.

Prior to that, she lived in the City of Elmira for 12 years, but has spent much of her time in Southport.

Hendrickson manages her family business, Image Packaging.

She sits on several boards and volunteers in many areas, including working with Boy Scout Troop 43 and the Pennsylvania Avenue United Methodist Church. She also has two daughters and her home is a certified foster home.