City where I live: Eugene
Skills: I have a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science and International Studies from Emmanuel College in Boston MA
3 things I will do if I win:
1. As BOLI Commissioner I will make sure that the civil rights of ALL people are protected. Every person should have equal protection of the law regardless of their race, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation or people with disabilities.
2. I will ensure that we have strong Career Technical Education classes in middle and high schools so people can get good paying jobs.I will advocate for these programs to be expanded to include more women, people of color and differently abled people.
3.The third thing I will do is ensure that ensure that workers are safe and and are protected in the workplace. I will advocate for workers and make sure that businesses have the information they need to under-stand and follow Oregon workplace rules.