I wish to begin by thanking everybody who has reached out to me and requested how I’m doing. It is inconceivable for me to place into phrases how grateful I’m to those that have supported me and put their belief in me.
West Hollywood residents have been very sad with the change they voted for in 2020, and most of the people’s precedence was to vote for sane, protected, tried and trusted folks to advertise not solely normalcy however civility in convey again the town council. Which is completely comprehensible given the modifications we have been by means of in recent times.
Even although I’m disillusioned that I did not win, I’m nonetheless smiling from ear to ear. It was a extremely nice expertise, I discovered lots, met a whole lot of wonderful folks and I actually loved each step alongside the way in which.
Also, the message from my marketing campaign—that we are able to work collectively to search out options that work for everybody and transfer the town ahead—resonates even after the polls shut.
For me, that made the marketing campaign successful. I’m so humbled and grateful for everybody who voted for me, volunteered for my marketing campaign, hosted occasions, unfold the phrase, knocked on doorways, acquired on the telephone, you identify it. I could not have achieved it with out you and I would not have needed to both! You made campaigning so enjoyable. Many Thanks. I might additionally like to present a particular thanks to the Office of the City Clerk, particularly Melissa Crowder.
I can not even put in writing how a lot work she places in to make all this attainable and to occur easily. In addition to her precise duties as city clerk, the record of which is so lengthy that it might make Martin Luther appear quick and ill-conceived, she labored with every considered one of us candidates, guiding us by means of the method of getting all our paperwork to make sure , that we signed in the proper locations, verified the signatures acquired and far more.
The emails she acquired from me alone would have been sufficient to justify hiring a full-time worker. Next time you are at City Hall or go to a council assembly and see her, thank her. Thank her for all of the exhausting work she places in each day and for all of the hours she put in to maintain it that method and make each council election run so easily.
My marketing campaign had no monetary backing from particular pursuits, builders, unions, PACs, something. We actually have been a grassroots marketing campaign and we nonetheless managed to make an influence and that was considered one of my targets. Meet as many individuals as attainable and do what I can to assist them with their issues. I’m nonetheless right here and I’ll nonetheless be.
If you need assistance with something, I’m completely happy to assist. My quantity is (323) 250-0992 and my electronic mail tackle remains to be [email protected] (if this modifications I’ll hold you posted). Congratulations to Lauren Meister, John Heilman and John Duran! I stay up for serving them, Councilors Erickson and Shyne, and our neighborhood in no matter method I can. What’s subsequent for me? Well, first I’m going to the physician’s workplace to have an MRI of my knees. There are LOTS of stairs on this metropolis and courtship was extra brutal on my knees than all my years of soccer and observe mixed!