Commission application number 37 submitted by James Robertson on 06/06/2020

First Name James
Middle Name/Initial A
Last Name Robertson
Voter Unique Identification number 1059940560
Ethnicity White
Gender Male
Age 25-34
Education Level Post-Graduate Degree
Major Pursued Economics
Submitted Address
City Austin
State TX
Zip 78741
What is your occupation? Sales manager
Verified Address
City Austin
State TX
Zip 78741
Do you have a spouse or domestic partner? Yes
Spouse/Domestic Partner First Name Lauren
Spouse/Domestic Partner Last Name Ross
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
How did you hear about redistricting/Applicant Review Panel? Social media
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. My job requires data analysis, financial modeling and statistical analysis of trends. I am proficient in excel and Microsoft powerbi. I feel comfortable analyzing data to come to conclusions.
Disclaimer Agreement Checked
Please describe your ability to be impartial. I have been working for the American Red Cross for 2 years and have been involved with the organization for over years. I was drawn to the Red Cross values of Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity and Universality. I believe my role supporting these values will translate to assisting the city in redrawing districts.
Disclaimer Signature James Robertson
Please describe your appreciation for the City of Austin's diverse demographics and geography. Austin Diverse culture is a reflection of its people. I moved to Austin 15 years ago From Burnet TX and have been continually surprised to keep discovering new parts of this city.
Please provide your employment history. Sales Manager, American Red Cross Training Services Assistant Director, Texas Swim Center
District District 3
Does this application qualify? Yes