Obes is a Houston-based young professional with a passion for serving his community and improving the lives of others. He has been actively involved in community outreach and service by volunteering his time for various events, including reading to elementary school students and participating in neighborhood clean-up events. Obes has also given career talks to middle and high school students to encourage and inspire them.
While working at Baylor Scott and White Health, Obes helped create a pilot program that provided patients with free rideshare services to attend doctor's appointments and hospital visits. He also serves on the board of directors for the Art Colony Association, where he helps oversee the annual Bayou City Arts Festival.
Obes is running for Houston City Council with a commitment to ensuring that Houstonians have access to reliable public transit, clean drinking water, and a secure future for themselves and their families.