Our members at Toolbox LA all have such different backgrounds and work experiences. We especially like those who are solving big problems and doing what they can to make the world a better place. This week we are featuring Kevin Taylor, Campaign Manager for Dr. Loraine Lundquist for LA City Council.

 

What’s your name?

Kevin Taylor

Which is more your vibe: Calm & Centered or Adrenaline Junkie?

Calm & Centered

Growing up, what did you think you wanted to be?

An inventor.

What makes the fire in your belly burn / what motivates you?

Justice for marginalized people.

What’s your favorite get sh*t done quote?

“I always wondered why somebody doesn’t do something about that. Then I realized… I’m somebody?!” -Lily Tomlin

What brings you to Toolbox LA?

Left my job and starting out on my own.

Your company/startup/project’s name?

Dr. Loraine Lundquist for LA City Council

What problem are you solving?

Giving everyday people a voice and ensuring gender equity in our local representation.

What’s your website?

https://LoraineForLA.com

Community is important to me?

Yes

What else should the Toolbox LA community know about you?

I participate civically a lot and like people to know that they can come to me ANY TIME to seek answers on what is happening in our communities. For example, I have a passion for homelessness solutions and am a founding member of the West Valley Neighborhood Alliance on Homelessness.