Press Release, For Immediate Release: September 15, 2016
Contact: Cassius Rutherford, (949) 534-2016
Former Irvine Mayor Sukee Kang Endorses Farrah Khan for Irvine City Council
Irvine, CA – Irvine City Council Candidate Farrah N. Khan announced today that she has officially received the endorsement of former Irvine Mayor Sukhee Kang.
“Farrah is a hard worker and I trust her values and convictions, and her progressive vision,” said Kang. “She knows how to listen to people, learn about the issues and respond to the community’s needs. She is a bridge-builder and has a special talent for bringing people together to get things done. Based on her character and accomplishments, and her abilities as a leader, I know she will make an excellent representative for all residents.”
Sukhee Kang served two-terms as the mayor of Irvine from 2008-2012. Before that he served on the Irvine City Council. He is a former business owner and has been recognized numerous times for his outstanding public service and community leadership. The Irvine Chamber of Commerce recognized Kang in 2010 as “Business Leader of the Year.” He was the first Korean-American mayor elected to a major city.
“I’m proud to receive the endorsement of Mayor Kang,” Khan said. “He is a proven leader and public servant. If elected, I plan to follow his example of keeping public safety a top priority, providing leadership on smart and balance growth, increasing transparency and delivering high quality city services.”
Farrah N. Khan is a candidate for Irvine City Council on the November 8, 2016 General Election Ballot.
Mrs. Khan is the Executive Director of the Newport Irvine Mesa Interfaith Council, former Irvine Community Services Commissioner, retired biotechnology executive, and small business owner in Irvine. To learn more about her campaign visit: www.electfarrah.org.