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Melissa Adams-Goihl accepts position in Podulke-Smith's Campaign for County Commissioner

ROCHESTER, MINN. – FEBRUARY, 2022 – Laurel Podulke-Smith announced today that Melissa Adams-Goihl has accepted the role of Public Relations Director in her campaign for District One Olmsted County Commissioner.

Adams-Goihl currently works as a Realtor, under Keller Williams Premier Realty. Adams-Goihl also currently serves on the board of the Rochester Civic Theatre, and is the current singer for local jazz groups, Uptown Jazz & The Noto-Chords.

As Podulke-Smith’s Public Relations Director, Adams-Goihl is responsible for writing and distributing press releases, managing media relations and announcements, and speaking opportunities.

“I am excited at the opportunity to work in the capacity of Laurel’s PR Director” said Adams-Goihl. “I have come to know Laurel as being direct, honest, and one who cares immensely about our community and serving Olmsted County. Laurel is committed to working with our community to support positive resolutions to issues that our county faces.”

This is Podulke-Smith’s first run for office and her team is gearing up for the general election on November 8th.

For more information on Podulke-Smith’s values and policy priorities, please visit

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