Gillian, a resident of C-U who also identifies as someone with a developmental disability, speaks with Mike Ingram, local musician and Champaign County Board Member as part of her series featuring local people who are helping to build a better, more inclusive Champaign-Urbana.
Michael Foellmer, who works for the School of Labor and Employment Relations at the University of Illinois, is challenging for a seat on the Unit board.
Chris Kloeppel is an incumbent running for another term on the Unit 4 school board.
Jennifer Enoch is challenging for a seat on the Unit 4 School Board.
Jonathan Westfield is an incumbent running for Parkland College Board of Trustees.
DeShawn Williams is running for Champaign Park District Board of Commissioners
Will Kyles is an incumbent running for another term on the Champaign City Council.
Elizabeth Sotiropoulos, owner of Illini Tutoring, is running for Unit 4 School Board.
Karie Brown-Tess is a U of I PhD candidate in mathematics education who is running for the Urbana School Board in sub district 4.
Pattsi Petrie is challenging for an at-large seats on the city council.
The pole fitness and aerial arts studio Defy Gravity is hosting an Open House this Sunday to celebrate their move to Lincoln Square Mall in Urbana.
Bianca Green is an incumbent running for Parkland College Board of Trustees.
Champaign-Urbana has one of the most diverse, intelligent, and interesting communities in the state. Our Culture section highlights those people, places, and events that make us proud to live here.