When we have more voices like you and me at the table, we have more of an opportunity to effect change.
Immigrating to this country at 12, I know how it feels to be marginalized. Becoming a single mother at 19, I know what it’s like struggling to make ends meet. Serving people whose shoes I’ve walked in and our community for 20 years, I understand the real and systemic barriers to opportunity.
I want to serve as your state representative to create opportunity for you, me, and everyone in the 37th district.
I can only imagine the myriad responses you might have to witnessing the senseless murder of George Floyd by the Minneapolis Police Department. We watched as George cried for his breath, for his very life. We watched a system treat him as disposable and take his life. I grieve as we add George’s name – and now David McAtee’s – to the unbearable list our beloved Black brothers and sisters who have met the same fate … Che Taylor, Charleena Lyles, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor,