Occupation: Geology, General Science, Environmental Sciences & Resources Instructor, Portland Community College
I am a working-class member of Salem and I’ve lived in Ward 5 for over 15 years. I currently teach courses on climate change and environmental science & resources, at Portland Community College.
I am also an organizer with Salem Democratic Socialists of America, where I serve on the Steering Committee as Communications Facilitator, lead the Ecosocalist working group, and work in coalition with many other groups to advocate for climate-, environmental-, racial-, health-, housing-, gender-, and economic-justice.
I am running for Salem City Council as a voice for the working-class and poor people in War 5.
Our top priorities are:
Houselessness & Housing Justice
Climate Change & Environmental Justice