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My View: An advocate for moving Santa Fe into the future

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Posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014 7:00 pm

I am a business owner, a mother and community advocate, and come from a humble background. My father was a military man, my mom a housewife — they divorced, and since the age of 13, I have been largely responsible for myself. That includes working three jobs to put myself through college. “Self-made” is a word used to describe me, as well as other words such as “self-sufficient,” “straightforward” and “smart.”

When I was asked to run for City Council, my immediate reply was “yes,” and my answer was motivated by ideals of public service. It is a great honor to have the chance to serve Santa Fe. My passion is to be elected to work for you, and bring progress and economic growth to the community we love.

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