116 3rd St SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401
On or before Nov. 2, we will have the opportunity to vote for Iowa City Council candidates. If you think broader representation better serves Iowa City, we encourage you to consider supporting Jason Glass.
Jason is a human resources professional, a University of Iowa faculty member, a musician active in the arts world, and a 27-year member of the Iowa National Guard. He is a father of one child at Regina and another at City High.
Jason has been publicly recognized as a thoughtful communicator on difficult issues facing our community. He is a non-partisan centrist who will focus on growth, safety, and sustainability. But do not underestimate his commitment to progressive values and social justice.
As vice chair of the Iowa City Human Rights Commission, Jason was chosen as lead author for the commission’s statement supporting the Black Lives Matter movement. Through his professional life he has worked to reduce sexual harassment and illegal discrimination. As a member of the State of Iowa Human Rights Board, and through his National Guard positions, he has promoted diversity and inclusion.
Jason is an Iowa Citian who thinks independently. To be sure, he does not always share our political views. But when it comes to local government, he shares the governing philosophy we developed during our years on council: if you take the work seriously, collaborate with city staff, and consider the needs of all residents, you can improve the city you represent.
Rick Dobyns and Matt Hayek