Russell works as a union electrician and Erin as a social worker. They believe in workers rights, 2SLGBTQ+ rights, and support for those in need.
Co-founder of Norman Care-A-Vans, a nonprofit that transports people experiencing homelessness to services.
Member of City of Norman's Public Safety Sales Tax Oversight Committee (PSST) for three years.
Organizing member of Red Dirt Collective, a nonprofit working with poor and working families through mutual aid.
Brother at Local 1141 Electrician's Union, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.
Russell is a member of the Cherokee Nation.
As a co-founder of a nonprofit that provides rides, Russell understands how transportation is too often a barrier to work, education, and community services.
Russell has spent years connecting the unhoused with community services including work programs, housing, and delivering meals during extreme weather.
Working families need solutions as housing and rent has risen faster than wages. The median income in Norman is only $30,000 and the average rent is $15,000 per year. (Census Bureau, Zillow)
As a union electrician, Russell understands what it takes to build with a responsibility to our neighbors, environment, and tax dollars, including protecting Ward 2 voters from unnecessary runoff and the use of public tax dollars for personal gain.
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