How long have you lived in St. Paul? 5 years How long have you lived in the Summit-University neighborhood? 5 How have you been involved in community service in the past? Yes, I was active in my Richfield neighborhoods National Night Out and Neighborhood Watch. Please tell us why you are running for the SUPC Board: I am running for the SUPC Board because I love this neighborhood and I want to use my talents and abilities to contribute to its future. I want be involved in the issues our neighborhood faces. Issues like crime, business activities, and the city and state projects. I want to be involved so I can give my fellow neighbors a voice regarding those issues. Please tell us a little bit about how you would contribute to the SUPC board: I think I could contribute to the Board because I have over 15 years of experience in regulatory affairs and would like to apply that experience (working with organizational policies, interacting with the government, and providing organizational oversight) to my own community to make it a better place. I look forward to promoting the District 8 Community Council within our community and working to accomplish the organizations goals.
How long have you lived in St. Paul? I have lived in Saint Paul for the last ten years consecutively, and previously from 1993 - 1999 How long have you lived in the Summit-University neighborhood? Ten years How have you been involved in community service in the past? I served on the Bryant (Minneapolis) Neighborhood Organization board prior to moving to Saint Paul, and was a long-time volunteer at the food shelf in the Bancroft neighborhood of Minneapolis. Please tell us why you are running for the SUPC Board: My sub-district has two vacancies. After speaking with my neighbors who have served one or more terms in the past I feel it is my responsibility to do help fully represent our sub-district. Please tell us a little bit about how you would contribute to the SUPC board: I am excited to communicate the work of the council to my neighbors and bring their feedback back to the council. I want to help ensure the many voices and experiences of sub-district E are represented in the council. I believe that we strengthen Saint Paul when we focus on justice, dignity and equity for all residents.