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MEET THE CANDIDATES

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BRITTANY RENO

FOR SHARPSBURG MAYOR

Brittany Reno, Council President of Sharpsburg Borough, has been active in Sharpsburg's equitable revitalization efforts since moving to the community in 2013. Passionate about community planning and engagement, she has worked with neighbors... (Read more here)

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SARAH ISHMAN
FOR SHARPSBURG COUNCIL

Sarah Ishman is a 34 year-old Product Manager for Motional, an autonomous vehicle company. She's worked in tech and product spaces for her entire career. She moved to Pittsburgh over 11 years ago and chose to buy in Sharpsburg which has been her home for the past 10 years. She shares her home with her wife Erin and their amstaff Winnie, two cats, and 5 backyard chickens... (Read more here.)

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KAYLA PORTIS

FOR SHARPSBURG COUNCIL

Kayla Portis is a 35 year old health care worker at Kane Community Living Center and activist who advocates for social/cultural rights, gender equality, women's rights and human rights. Kayla currently serves as president of Fox Chapel Are... (Read more here)

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CARRIE TONGARM

FOR SHARPSBURG COUNCIL

Carrie Tongarm (she/her) is an attorney focused on Environmental, Energy and Real Estate law. She is an LGBTQIA advocate who helped rally local support for the recently passed Sharpsburg Human Rights Ordinance. Tongarm moved to Sharpsburg... (Read more here)

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BRAD TRUMAN

(DEMOCRAT ON REPUBLICAN TICKET)
FOR SHARPSBURG COUNCIL

Brad Truman, a Pittsburgh native, attended nearby Deer Lakes Highschool and, in 2008, graduated from Penn State University with a B.S. in Civil Engineering. With his nine-to-five hat on, he is a Business/Data Analyst for Direct Energy – where he has worked... (Read more here)

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