Bryan Thomas, candidate for Lakewood City Council, position #5, has received the endorsement of Tacoma-Pierce County Black Collective on June 15, 2013. The organization is a volunteer leadership organization engaged in addressing issues of education, economics, social justice, and politics.
The endorsement is a boost for Thomas’ campaign, as one of his goals includes addressing diversity in local government. As the Chair of the Public Safety Advisory Committee, Thomas began working with Lakewood Police to ensure recruiting brings in a diverse candidate pool. If elected he plans to continue this type of effort in other areas of city government.
Thomas states, “I am honored to receive the endorsement from the Tacoma-Pierce County Black Collective. I am looking forward to working them more to increase diversity in our city government.”
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