Dedicated Portland community advocate
Graduate of Portland public schools.
Founding Executive Director of Friends of Congress Square Park.
Member of development team at Community Housing of Maine, breaking down barriers to quality affordable housing.
First Development Director at immigrant Legal Advocacy Project.
Portland Museum of Art Trustee, co-chaired Contemporaries reinvigorating under-45 participation in local arts.
Partner at Raven Equity Holdings.
Co-author of Uninvested: How Wall Street Hijacks Your Money and How to Fight Back.
(affiliations listed for identification purposes only):
Proudly endorsed by the Maine State Building & Construction Trades Council
Mary Allen Lindemann, Owner of Coffee by Design; Co-founder of Portland Buy Local
Mark Dion, former Cumberland County Sheriff, current State Senator representing Portland
Marnie Morrione, Board of Education member
David Marshall, Fine artist, former City Councilor
Ben Grant, Former Maine Democratic Party State Chair
Robert O’Brien, Former Portland Charter Commissioner and Board of Education Member
John Eder, Board of Education Member and former state legislator, County Charter Commissioner
Lisa Penalver, Chair, Peaks Island Council
Timmi Sellers, Vice-chair, Peaks Island Council
Jay Norris, East End businessman
Andy Graham, Friends of Capisic Pond President, Creative Portland Founding President
John Coleman, The VIA Agency founder
Patrick Roche, entrepreneur and Think Tank owner
Alex Fisher, El Rayo co-owner and Planet Dog founder
Lucas and Yemaya St. Clair
Alison Smith, Campaign Finance Activist
Kris Clark, Transportation Activist, former owner of Zootz dance club.
Emily Figdor, Protect Our Neighborhood Schools President and Co-Chair Reiche PTO
Aura Russell-Bedder, Protect Our Neighborhood Schools Advisory Committee
Joan Leitzer and Ken Spirer
Amy Grommes Pulaski
Annie Leahy and Mike Carey
Justin and Amy Jaffe
Desi Van Til and Sean Mewshaw
Bryan Wentzell and Anna Fincke
John Thibodeau, Love Deering Center co-founder
Emily and Duncan Bruce
Sam Spencer, West End resident and entrepreneur
Karen Perry, volunteer extraordinaire, Congress Square Park, Portland Disability Advisory Committee
Curt Sachs, West End Neighborhood Association, Architect
Lucky and Toby Hollander