Port Washington-based Cedar Shopping Centers Inc. said this week that Paul G. Kirk Jr., an independent director of the company from September 2005 through September 2009, has been re-elected to its board of directors.
The appointment takes effect June 1.
Kirk resigned from Cedar’s board in September to accept an appointment as U.S. Senator for Massachusetts until a special election was held to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Ted Kennedy.
Kirk served as national chairman of the Democratic Party from 1985-1989, and was chairman of the board of directors of the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation; and co-chairman of the Commission on Presidential Debates.
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