Panel Discussion

Fighting For Racial Justice and Against Covid-19 In Kansas - A Live Talk With The Mayor Of Topeka

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Fighting For Racial Justice and Against Covid-19 In Kansas - A Live Talk With The Mayor Of Topeka

Hear from Michelle De La Isla, the Mayor of Topeka, Kansas about how she’s pulling together Topeka to battle on two fronts: against Covid-19 and for racial justice. Mayor De La Isla has an incredible story. She’s Topeka’s first Latina and first single mother to serve as mayor. She’s also running for Congress this November.

Meet The Speaker

Mayor Michelle De La Isla
Mayor Michelle De La Isla

Michelle De La Isla has served as Mayor of Topeka, Kansas since 2018. Previously, she served on the Topeka City Council from 2013-2018. De La Isla is the city’s first Latina, first single mother and second woman to serve as mayor. She is currently a Democratic candidate for Congress to represent Kansas’s Second Congressional District.