Effective approaches to affordable and transitional housing.
Equitable and reliable healthcare access for all rural and urban residents.
Sustainable and responsible growth and economic development.
Sami's unique qualifications in this race include working with comparable budgets to the County budget. He values maintaining strong relationships with the community and other agencies. His collaborative and inviting approach makes him the best fit to serve as one of our three commissioners.
Corvallis School Board vice chair
Understands how to incorporate community needs to actionable systems
Union leader. Member of AFT local 6069 and the AFT-Oregon state delegate (AFT national convention, Pittsburgh 2018)
Sami's government, professional, and community service involvement and experiences include:
Governmental boards such as School Board (elected), District Budget Committee member.
Non-profit and education boards such as MU advisory board, Corvallis Schools Bond PAC, Corvallis Multicultural Literacy Center board president, OSU's Leadership Council for Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice.
Hands-on experience preparing and approving budgets, developing policy, passing resolutions on local and national levels, mediating conflicts, organizing outreach and fundraising initiatives, starting a small business, working with contractors, consulting and mentoring young talents, designing industrial systems, and adjudicating complaints and disputes.
Sami's hands-on experiences and ties to the community in the county make him the reliable, passionate, and experienced candidate for Benton County Commissioner.
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Commissioner Xan Augerot
Commissioner Anne Schuster
Sheriff Jim Swinyard (ret.)
Stephanie Hampton (Former chair of Benton County Democrats)
Lorena Reynolds, attorney
Aisha McKee, engineer
Brittney West, Small Business Owner, Artist & Activist
Eiman AlEisa, RDH,MPH, PhD student. Dental provider & Public Health researcher.
Jaime Rodriguez, Labor leader.
Bryan Williamson, formor ASOSU VP
April Hall Cutting