Nikkita Oliver is an organizer, educator, teaching-artist, and attorney who has contributed to the vibrancy of our city through her art and advocacy. After graduating from Seattle Pacific University, she earned her Master’s of Education and Juris Doctorate concurrently from the University of Washington. She has spent the years since serving Seattleites as a teacher and pro-bono lawyer. Whether it is inspiring our young in the classroom, partnering with educators and other working people, or fighting against unjust policies that hurt our residents, Nikkita has made it her life’s work to ensure Seattle leads our nation with progressive policies and transformative structures. She truly embodies what it means to be a public servant.
Nikkita knows firsthand the experiences of Seattle residents struggling to build a safe and secure home within our city. As a resident who works multiple jobs to make ends meet, she understands the need for a living wage, affordable housing, and paid sick and parental leave. Movements for a more just Seattle have been created and supported by concerned citizens and community organizers like Nikkita who build coalitions and partnerships and make these issues something that unites the people of Seattle. Nikkita’s work as an educator and attorney make her an informed and unifying leader in this work for justice and an exceptionally well-qualified candidate for mayor. Read More.. Want to know more about her campaign? Visit seattlepeoplesparty.com.
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