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The City of Austin and Travis County have a goal of reflecting the ethnic diversity of the community they serve; however, less than 1% of city or county executives are Asian Americans. Do you commit to greater representation of Asian-Americans in government by increasing hiring, training and promoting of qualified Asian-Americans?

Yes, absolutely. There are more leadership opportunities for everyone when we transcend a hierarchy
approach, and focus on maximizing potential for all people.