SHELTON — Newly elected Mason County Commissioner Kevin Shutty was sworn in Wednesday night by Superior Court Judge Amber Finlay during a ceremony at The Colonial House in Shelton.
Shutty’s wife, Catherine, introduced her husband, who she said she has known for more than half her life.
“Tonight we are all honored to be present for one of your greatest achievements,” Catherine Shutty said.
After he was sworn in, Shutty, R-Union, thanked the more than 50 guests who attended his taking the oath of office.
He thanked his wife and mother for their support.
State Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, presented Shutty with a framed map of Mason County.
Shutty said he was ready for the job ahead.
“I want to get to work right away on everybody’s behalf in Mason County to make this the best four years in Mason County’s history,” Shutty said.