Penfield Town Councilwoman
Elected Town Councilwoman on November 3, 2009. She was appointed Deputy Supervisor on January 2, 2013. She currently chairs the Public Works Committee and is the liaison to the Conservation Board, Historic Preservation Board, Zoning Board and Watershed Management Committee. A Penfield native and third generation resident, Paula is a graduate of Penfield High School (Class of 1986), the University of Rochester and Boston College Law School. Paula is currently employed as a Deputy County Attorney for the County of Monroe, acting as counsel to the Department of Human Services. Paula is widowed, having been married to attorney Eric J. Metzler, a partner at the law firm of Chamberlain, D'Amanda, Oppenheimer and Greenfield, until his sudden demise in 2011. She resides on Hillrise Drive with her children, Casey and David, and their Siberian huskies, Simba and Star.