Title: Council Member
Municipality: City of Durham
Position Interested In: Population Based Seat/Cities over 200,000 (Durham)
Tell us why you would like to serve in a leadership position at the League. In particular, specify goals you would like to accomplish as an officer or board member and indicate how, if attained, they will help to achieve Vision 2030 – the League’s future vision of how cities and towns will operate in 2030.
I am interested in continuing the work I’ve started with the league to further the interests of the people of Durham and indeed the state of North Carolina.
Tell us about your experience as a municipal official. You may want to include information on your service on the municipal governing body, other related boards and special areas of interest.
I am a current member of the NCLM Board and a sitting member of the Durham City Council.
Tell us about your educational background, professional experience, and/or community or civic activities.
I studied Political Science at North Carolina A&T State University; and at the Divinity School of Duke University.
Have You Participated in Any NCLM Events or Committees?
CityVision Annual Conference
Town & State Dinner or Town Hall Days
Advocacy Goals Conference
Legislative Lobby Days
Legislative Action Committees
Please provide any other information you would like the Nominations Committee to consider.
I have the support of Durham’s mayor and the full council to continue occupying the large city seat designated for Durham.