Audrey Denney, a Democratic candidate for the 1st Congressional District, is hosting a Meet the Candidate session on Friday, Feb. 16, from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. at the Mt. Shasta Public Library at 515 E. Alma St.

Denney “is hosting events across Northern California as an opportunity for local voters to get engaged and talk about the issues facing their communities,” according to information submitted to Mount Shasta Area Newspapers.

“I am committed to improving the lives of the people of the North State by supporting education, accessible affordable healthcare, infrastructure, veterans, and ensuring profitability of agriculture while protecting the environment,” she said.

Denney was raised on a family farm in central California and holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Agricultural Education from CSU, Chico. She lives in Chico and is a Senior Learning Designer at Vivayic, where she designs learning strategy and curriculum for worldwide agricultural organizations.

For more information visit the website www.audreyforcongress.com or contact info@audreyforcongress.com.