Alyssa Porter

Alyssa Porter

City Council, At-Large, Jamestown, NY

2023 Endorsement

Alyssa is a recreation professional with a diverse background in arts and STEM education, summer camps, and municipal recreation. With a strong passion for building thriving neighborhoods and creating strong communities, she is dedicated to advocating for all residents of Jamestown. Alyssa is currently running for a seat on the Jamestown City Council, at-large, driven by her belief in the future of Jamestown and the transformative power of public service.

Throughout her career, Alyssa has exhibited a long-standing commitment to public service. She currently serves as the Chairwoman for the Jamestown City Democratic Committee, demonstrating her leadership abilities and dedication to the community. In addition, Alyssa actively participates as a commissioner on the Jamestown Parks, Recreation, and Conservation Commission, contributing her expertise to enhance the city's recreational facilities and programs.

As a Board Secretary for Infinity Visual and Performing Arts, Alyssa plays a vital role in promoting the arts and fostering creativity within the community. She also serves as a board member for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County, where she actively contributes to the organization's mission of providing educational resources and programs to improve the lives of community members.

Alyssa's commitment to making a difference extends beyond her professional life. She volunteers as a co-leader for her child's Girl Scout troop and is a dedicated lifetime member of the organization. Additionally, Alyssa is a valued member of the allocations committee for the United Way of Southern Chautauqua County.

With her diverse experiences and a track record of community engagement, Alyssa is well-prepared to make a significant impact on the Jamestown City Council. Through her unwavering dedication and commitment to public service, she is determined to create positive change and contribute to the continued growth and success of Jamestown.