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Ready to Run-Councilor Kim Rafferty Offers Women Campaigning Advice

rafferty-voteDistrict two Councilor Kimberly Rafferty was the featured speaker at UAB’s Ready to Run event. It was a conversation about what it takes for a woman to hit the campaign trail. Councilor Rafferty shared her perspective as one of four women on the council. She is the Chair of the Transportation & Communication Committee and also serves on the  Economic Development & Public Safety Committees. Councilor Rafferty advises women who want to run for office to develop their leadership skills by volunteering in the election process.  She has been a chief inspector at the polls in Jefferson County for years. For more information go to or WATCH THE VIDEO.