Why I'm running for office now
(for the first time in my life)
Three major issues that I'm passionate about are each emerging as urgent matters.
- Education. Schools could be so much better.
But is the current war between the JCTA and the Bevin Administration going to improve them?
My first professional job was as a public schoolteacher here in Jefferson County.
I know the great potential that exists, and how much our students are missing.
Who's going to look out for the students?
- Louisville's West End. While other neighborhoods may decline and recover,
the West end has been stagnant for 50 years.
I'm a native Louisvillian who lives in West Louisville.
I want to work on this urgent issue that affects everyone in our city.
Why is the West End stagnant?
- Our democracy is broken. Our gerrymandered district is evidence of how dysfunctional our
More and more people are turned off by politics and are feeling alienated.
Could our antiquated two-party electoral system be a major part of the problem?
Let's fix our democracy!