WOODBURY - ? Suffolk County Treasurer Angie Carpenter is expected to officials announce today that she wants to run for county executive.

Carpenter is the first Republican to throw her had into the ring but Carpenter says it is something she has been considering for the past two years.

After a corruption investigation, last week Steve Levy announced he would not run for county executive again. Suffolk treasurer to announce bid for county executiveSuffolk County Executive Levy will not seek third term