Date: Monday, 25 October 2021
Time: 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM
Location: Online
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Most quality of life issues are decided at the local level, but races for these positions do not always get the attention that they deserve. There is a great group of out LGBTQ candidates running for local office across Washington State, including city and county councilmembers and special districts. There are experienced veterans and first-time candidates. All of them are hoping to bringing their visions to improve their communities.
Confirmed panelists include:
Kali Clark, candidate for Sammamish City Council
Dontae Payne, candidate for Olympia City Council
Carmen Rivera, candidate for Renton City Council
Dave Upthegrove, King County Councilmember
Zack Zappone, candidate for Spokane City Council

Amanda Westbrooke will be returning as facilitator for this discussion. She has hosted Tacoma’s NATOA-award-winning CityLine, a weekly economic and cultural affairs program, for almost two decades. She has acted as Master of Ceremonies for countless Northwest events. As a natural storyteller and educator, she wafts and weaves local tradition with urban progress. Her compassion is her greatest gift which shows as she connects with the causes and people of her community

You can join the Civic Engagement Series webinar either on Zoom or Facebook Live.

Thank you to Amazon for sponsoring our 2021 Civic Engagement Series.

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