Name: Veronica DeLandro, Democrat endorsed by Democrats
Candidate for office: Common Council Ward 1
Marital status: Married, two children
Education: Downers Grove North High School in Illinois, Hampton University for broadcast journalism
Profession: Freelance consultant for non-profits
Public service experience: served in non-profit organizations in positions like president and full-time executive director. Served on board of Family Services Commission
What do you hope to achieve if elected? My purpose is to bring about awareness to the city and local government and get people involved in volunteering in their communities.
What sets you apart from the other candidates? I want people to be engaged in the political happenings in the community to bring that extra level of awareness to the city.
Veronica DeLandro can be contacted at 860-839-7497.