Hear from the At-Large Candidates

19 Candidates Will Speak in Three Separate Events Hosted by SWNA

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The Southwest Neighborhood Assembly (SWNA) invites you to meet the At-Large Candidates at a series of virtual events held Monday, Sept. 14, Tuesday, Sept. 15 and Wednesday, Sept. 16 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. daily.

24 different candidates have filed in the contest for two At-Large council seats. Attendees will hear from 19. Each night, a group of 5 to 7 candidates will speak at a  online event moderated by, in-turn, Washington Post reporter Fenit Nipparel, Washington City Paper Reporter Mitch Ryals and Southwester editor Michael Goodman.

The events are available on YouTube and Facebook Live (you must have a Facebook account). Log in information will be sent via email to registered guests. Guests will have an opportunity to ask questions using the chat function to the moderator.

Candidates and hosts for each event are given below. Click here to register or visit the SWNA Facebook page for more information.

Monday, September 14th – Moderator: Fenit Nipparel, Washington Post Reporter

  • Claudia Barragan
  • Mario Cristaldo
  • Vincent Orange
  • Monica Palacio
  • Eric Rogers
  • Ann Wilcox

Tuesday, September 15th – Moderator: Mitch Ryals, City Paper Reporter

  • Markus Batchelor
  • Franklin Garcia
  • Marcus Goodwin
  • Ed Lazere
  • Chander Jayaraman
  • Alexander Padro

Wednesday, September 16th – Moderator: Michael Goodman, Editor, The Southwester

  • Christina Henderson
  • Kathy Henderson
  • A’Shia Howard
  • Jeanne Lewis
  • Will Merrifield
  • Marya Pickering
  • Michangelo Scruggs

An earlier version of this list stated that Chander Jayaraman would speak on Wednesday. He will speak Tuesday, Sept. 15 at the discussion moderated by Mitch Ryals. The Hill Rag regrets the error.