As seen in The Sacramento Bee

“…But this board mostly needs teamwork, which is why we endorse Micah Grant, a 29-year-old community volunteer and press secretary at the Board of Equalization who knows the district and has strong interpersonal skills.

” A five-year resident of Natomas, Grant has tutored local youths, hoping, he says, to pay forward the mentorship he had as a teenager at one of South Central Los Angeles’ most gang-ridden high schools. As a scholarship student at UC Davis, he interned in the Schwarzenegger administration; four years ago, he managed the campaign of outgoing trustee Ryan Herche, who has chosen not to run for re-election.

“… But Grant’s style is more collaborative, and he has knocked on thousands of doors and reached out to all sides. As an African American Republican, he also brings diversity to a board that could connect more effectively.”

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