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Delaware County, PA November 5, 2013 Election
 Smart Voter Sekela Coles

Candidate for
Council Member; Township of Upper Darby; Ward 7

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Adjunct Professor
  • 2012 Delegate for President Obama, 1st Congressional District
  • Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration- specialization Nonprofit Management & Leadership, 2010 Walden University; Member, ASPA
  • MBA, 2003 Penn State University; B.A. - Finance and Banking, 1999 Lincoln University
  • Graduate, Upper Darby Police Department Citizens' Police Academy; Member, Upper Darby Neighborhood Watch Association
  • Corresponding Secretary, Upper Darby Democratic Committee; Member, Parent Advisory Council, Upper Darby School District, Bywood Elementary
  • President, Bywood Elementary's Home & School Association, 2011-2013; Member, UDSD Parent Involvement Program Committee 2010-2012
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Leadership: Revitalize the Long Lane Business District. Find creative initiatives, with community input, to improve the business district.
  • Accountability: Encourage open communication so residents are informed of township decisions & resources such as the Community Development Block Grant
  • Community: Ensure that all neighborhoods & parks in the 7th district receive equitable township services. Establish community forums on diversity.
Key Endorsements
  • Upper Darby Democratic Committee
  • Councilwoman Marah Manners
  • Women's Democratic Club of Delaware County
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