Speeches

Below you will find a selection of talks I have given at various events as a councilmember.

  • January 14, 2016: Remarks delivered at the City's Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Day Celebration
  • January 4, 2016: Remarks delivered at the 2016 inauguration ceremony
  • March 3, 2015: Remarks delivered to the Washington State P-3 Symposium
  • January 16, 2015: Remarks delivered at the City's Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration
  • May 31, 2014: Remarks delivered at a Teachers United workshop
  • January 6, 2014: Remarks delivered after being elected to the position of Council President
  • October 6, 2013: Remarks delivered at Shepherd's Counseling Services' Turn the Light On event
  • February 27, 2012: Remarks delivered to the Community Development Roundtable
  • March 15, 2011: Remarks delivered to the Ballard Rotary
  • January 27, 2011: Remarks delivered to the Washington State Senate Judiciary Committee regarding human trafficking
  • January 3, 2011: Remarks delivered at inauguration ceremony marking the start of a second term
  • September 20, 2010: Remarks delivered to the National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement (NACOLE) National Conference