City: Compton
Position Seeking: Mayor

Question 1: Please share a meaningful experience you had with art (visual, dance, drama, music, media arts) while growing up and its impact on you.

Attended the Pan African Film Festival

Question 2: What do you believe the role of City Council should be in developing and supporting the region’s arts and cultural infrastructure?

The City Council should provide the back drop and support to create a thriving artistic environment that encourages and promotes artistic expression.

Question 3: What’s your vision for the city? What role, if any, does art and culture play in advancing that vision?

Motivational art should be interwoven into the very fabric of every development the city promotes.

Questions 4: A recent report by the Otis College of Design found that 1 in every 6 jobs in LA County supports the creative sector and economy in Los Angeles County. If elected, how will you aim to ensure the continued vitality and growth of the creative economy and the artistic community that it supports?

The City, under my leadership, shall develop an art-council to promote art as a means to transmit culture and education in the field.