Willie Burnley Jr
Willie is a Somerville City Councilor At-Large and a vocal advocate for social justice. He has worked tirelessly to create transformative policies, including the abolition of medical debt and the establishment of an unarmed alternative emergency response program. As a renter, former union steward, and writer, he has been a voice for those most impacted by policy decisions. Willie has a unique ability to bridge the gap between policymakers and the communities they serve. His experience as a former campaign staffer for Senators Warren and Markey has given him the skills necessary to create meaningful change. Willie is running for re-election to the Somerville City Council with the goal of creating a more inclusive and engaged community. He is committed to fighting for self-determination over corporate rule and is dedicated to shining a path forward for communities across the country.