Commission application number 270 submitted by Gregory Lambert on 08/11/2020

First Name Gregory
Middle Name/Initial J
Last Name Lambert
Voter Unique Identification number 1218009313
Ethnicity Black or African American
Gender Male
Age 35-44
Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Major Pursued Biological Sciences/Computer Science
What is your occupation? Software Engineer
Submitted Address
City Austin
State TX
Zip 78721
Verified Address
City Austin
State TX
Zip 78721
Do you have a spouse or domestic partner? Yes
Spouse/Domestic Partner First Name Debra
Spouse/Domestic Partner Middle Name/Initial E
Spouse/Domestic Partner Last Name Lambert
Are you applying to be the student member of the commission? No
Have you been continuously registered to vote in the City of Austin for the last five years? Yes
Have you voted in 3 of the last 5 City of Austin general elections (or corresponding runoff if applicable)? Yes
Been appointed to a state or city office? No
Been elected to a state or city office? No
Been a candidate for a state or city office? No
Served as an officer, employee, or paid consultant of a political party? No
Served as an officer, employee, or paid consultant of the campaign committee of a candidate for elective state, county, or city office? No
Been a registered state or local lobbyist? No
A paid employee of the City of Austin? No
A person performing paid services under a professional services contract with the City of Austin? No
A person performing paid services under a professional or personal services contract to the City Council of the City of Austin or to any individual member of the City Council of the City of Austin? No
A controlling person of a person performing paid services under a professional or personal services contract to any member of the City Council of the City of Austin? No
Contribute or bundle one thousand dollars ($1,000) or more in aggregate to candidates for City of Austin elective office? No
Please describe your relevant analytical skills. As a respected member of a profession where critical thinking and analytical skills are required, but feel that I possess the capacities to see situations from man possible angle vantages points. Coupling that with the ability to add weight and priority for said situations.
Please describe your ability to be impartial. Impartiality is one of many measurement of a character. While it's not an easy trait to exercise; it is a trait that forces it's possessor to act from a place that points directly in the direction of ones moral compass. I have been fortunate to walk this life and have made mistakes. With those mistakes and I've been granted mercy in some cases and paid the cost heavily in other cases. Those circumstance has allowed me to point my moral compass in the direction of what is best for those around me that I'm impacting by my actions. I don't believe it's possible to do this with out an impartial mind.
Please describe your appreciation for the City of Austin's diverse demographics and geography. Being from a diverse community, one that is rich in culture and joy; I know it when I see it. Austin possess such qualities, and I think it's vitally important that it's citizen protect that. Diversity give everyone the ability to see and experience new thing culturally, socially, and more impacting: individually.
Please provide your employment history. W2OGroup - 2019 -> Present Talroo - Oct 2017 -> 2019 CA Tech - Jan 2014 - 2017
How did you hear about redistricting/Applicant Review Panel? From family or friend
Disclaimer Agreement Checked
Disclaimer Signature Gregory Lambert
District District 3
Does this application qualify? Yes