Meet the Seattle Renters’ Commission
“The Seattle Renters’ Commission is the first of its kind in the country, and an opportunity to amplify the voices of renters who are not usually at the table,” said Councilmember Tim Burgess, “This commission is truly representative of various renter perspectives and experiences, and continues the City’s trend of including historically underrepresented groups in our decision-making processes.”
The appointees are as follows:
Mayor Appointees: Beverly Aarons, Jack Barker, Sherry Collier, Daniela Lopez, David Mooney, ChrisTiana ObeySumner
Council Appointees: Jessie Jacobs, Michael Padilla Ocampo, Jessica Westgren, Clifford Cawthon, Laurie Rocello Torres, L. Curtis Blankinship
Get Engaged appointee: Calvin Jones
The City Council’s Affordable Housing, Neighborhoods, and Finance Committee will discuss and possibly vote on the SRC appointments at its August 2 and August 16 meetings. The meetings will begin at 9:30 a.m. in City Council Chambers, Seattle City Hall, 600 Fourth Avenue, Floor 2.