July 25, 2019

Seattle Video Voter’s Guide

The City of Seattle, through the Seattle Channel, gave each candidate the opportunity to film a two minute clip of us introducing ourselves. It’s quick way to get to know me.

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April 27, 2019

Speak Out Seattle Forum (Video!)

Back in March, I attended Speak Out Seattle’s District 4 Candidate Forum. A friend and volunteer helped edit the 90 minute event down to this 10 minute version of my speaking portions. We answered 9 questions, and were limited to one minute answers. I’ll admit that I was nervous, but given that it was my first public forum as a …

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March 22, 2019

Statement on Rob Johnson’s Resignation

I’m disappointed Rob Johnson has decided to step down early instead of finishing his term on the Seattle City Council. He has been a tireless and successful advocate for policies that address housing affordability, improve our transportation system, and tackle climate change. His vision and hard work will be missed. That said, resigning now lends credence to our neighbors accusations …

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March 21, 2019

Transportation’s Back to the Future Moment

As a kid in the 1980’s, I would occasionally see news footage that showed masses of people in China riding bicycles as their main form of transportation. The message that I heard was that people in dense, undeveloped China rode bikes, while we Americans were advanced enough to drive cars.

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