CANDIDATE BIO

★  Republican

★  Founder of the Doe Fund

★  Two decades as an apparel industry executive

★  Created jobs and opportunities for low income New Yorkers

MAIN FOCUS

Provide jobs for everyone in NYC who wants one by establishing the same type of innovative solutions that have been pioneered at The Doe Fund

MAIN ISSUES

✓  Help homeless and formerly incarcerated New Yorkers

✓  100% employment rate for NYC

✓  Support small and large local businesses

✓  Move people out of homelessness and off welfare

✓  Require city employees to contribute to fringe benefit costs

✓  Promote Local Tax

OUR ISSUES

Education:

 

 Reduce student debt, engage parents, incentivize saving for college and eventually going to college
 

 Encourage parental engagement in education and foster a college going culture
 

 Establish universal savings accounts for all public school kindergartners according to the main goal of Kindergarten to College partnership



Economics:

 

 Establish toll equity and lower the cost of doing business
 

 Protect families from eviction and foreclosure, giving the homeless priority access to low-income housing
 

 Promote a local tax and regulatory structure that ensures job creation and helps our city attract and retain employers


 


Public Safety:

 

 Supports reform of the policy but says it is fine the way it is too.
 

 Wants to read more on the proposal regarding the Inspector General