Identify your top three (3) issues that you wish to address during your tenure in office and rank them in order of priority.
Offer transparent and proactive communication to my district so they can understand what decisions are being made by the city and why those decisions are made.
Be intentional about leading on the council and in my district by listening to residents and bringing their feedback to the council.
Be a steward of taxpayer resources by making smart, fiscally conservative decisions and utilizing innovative and creative solutions to fund new projects and services.
What do you believe is the role of the City Council in our community?
The city council is a body of community leaders who work together to ensure that Carmel’s businesses and residents have a strong voice in setting the direction of our community. Council members are stewards of taxpayer resources and must make smart, fiscally conservative decisions while utilizing innovative and creative solutions to fund new projects and services.
What experiences and qualities do you think makes you the best candidate for this position?
I am a 22-year Carmel resident who has worked hard to make an impact in our community. I have served as a leader on the Board of Directors for the Carmel Symphony Orchestra, am Commissioner for the Carmel Cable and Telecommunications Commission, and have volunteered tirelessly throughout my district. I have a history of working hard and getting things done and am passionate about making Carmel a better place.
How will you work with OneZone Chamber to ensure a thriving business community?
Carmel must continue to provide opportunities for businesses to start, grow, and locate in our community, and OneZone is a key partner. There must be strong communication and collaboration between the city, residents, and businesses. OneZone is the voice of businesses small and large in the community, and a transparent relationship that allows for clear communication between the city council and businesses is vital to ensure future success.
How can voters connect with you? (email, social media, etc.)