Platform

Working with you to build an equitable and sustainable Albemarle County by recognizing that government can be a catalyst for opportunity and diversity contributes to resiliency and strength.

I pledge:

  • collaborative work with The University of Virginia, The City of Charlottesville and regional partners to enhance our county’s quality of life
  • commitment to high quality public education and economic development
  • protection of civil and voting rights
  • preservation of our environment
  • fiscal responsibility

I support:

  • pre-K-12 education and life-long learning opportunities
  • engaging CATEC and PVCC to expand career pathways for residents and businesses
  • sustainable, mutually beneficial public-private partnerships that efficiently strengthen our county’s aging urban infrastructure
  • integrated land-use with multi-modal transportation
  • preservation of our rural areas and scenic beauty
  • establishment of a Regional Transit Partnership with the City to better serve and connect county residents with job and educational opportunities
  • expansion of affordable housing
  • economic development that diversifies our tax base, reducing the reliance on property taxes to support county services and infrastructure
  • creation of a community plan to identify and address damaging environmental impacts from climate change
  • a county prepared to meet future weather, energy and economic challenges
  • resident safety by investing in our police and fire and rescue services
  • expanded recycling and broadband coverage
  • fiscal responsibility