Meet the candidates: City Council, 16th Ward

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Cynthia Lomax

Website: None

No further information provided.

 

Toni L. Foulkes

Website: http://www.tonifoulkes.com

Toni Foulkes is currently the alderman of the city’s 15th Ward, who is now running in the 16th Ward due to redistricting. She has been a Chicago Alderman since 2007 and lives on Chicago’s Southwest Side. Foulkes earned a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Merchandising from American Intercontinental University. Foulkes considers public safety her No. 1 priority, according to her online campaign profiles. She has also aligned herself with a variety of social issues and was part of a push to raise the minimum wage to $15/hour.

 

Jose Garcia

Website: None

No further information provided.

 

Stephanie Coleman

Website: http://www.daughterofenglewood.com

Stephanie Coleman is a lifelong 16th Ward resident and the daughter of retired Alderman Shirley A. Coleman. She attended Emmanuel Christian School and Chicago Military Academy in Bronzeville.  Coleman earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Robert Morris University and a master’s degree in nonprofit management from Spertus Jewish Institute. She also is involved in community service and outreach projects such as The Open Book Literacy Program and the Women’s Empowerment Group.

 

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