Commission application number 277 submitted by Ruth Tovar on 08/13/2020

First Name Ruth
Middle Name/Initial Ann
Last Name Tovar
Voter Unique Identification number 1130498996
Ethnicity Hispanic or Latino
Gender Female
Age 35-44
Education Level High School Diploma or GED
What is your occupation? Licensed irrigator
Submitted Address
City Austin
State Tx
Zip 78719
Verified Address
City Austin
State Tx
Zip 78719
Do you have a spouse or domestic partner? Yes
Spouse/Domestic Partner First Name Juan
Spouse/Domestic Partner Last Name Tovar Ibarra
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. I can listen to and analyze how our decisions will affect outcomes
Please describe your ability to be impartial. I am a moderate person who is able to withhold judgement until all arguments have been presented
Please describe your appreciation for the City of Austin's diverse demographics and geography. I love this city and love the diversity and freedom that comes with that. I abhor the gap that is growing in the classes
Please provide your employment history. I have been a bookkeeper for 10 years now and own an irrigation business where I am a licensed irrigator
How did you hear about redistricting/Applicant Review Panel? Social media
Disclaimer Agreement Checked
Disclaimer Signature Ruth Ann Tovar
District Not Determined
Does this application qualify? No