Lives in Freemason/downtown
Education Master’s in secondary education, University of Connecticut; master’s in journalism, New York University; master’s in non-fiction writing, Old Dominion University. Undergraduate degrees in English and education, University of Connecticut.
Occupation Editor-in-chief, co-owner, AltDaily.com. Former public schoolteacher.
Political experience Hasn’t run for office before. Has worked with numerous city departments: economic development, planning, cultural affairs, parks and rec, Hampton Roads Transit.