To honor Martin Luther King Jr., I'll be answering questions here on Facebook starting at 2pm PT on Monday. Check it out to ask a question and see the dialogue.

My Dad, a retired Lutheran minister, fought against housing discrimination in the Detroit suburbs when I was growing up. His work, and my family experiences at that time, informed my perspective that everyone deserves to be treated fairly and equally. Bringing people together to accomplish something for the common good is something I try to focus on, and is very much part of San Diego's collaborative spirit.

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