Vice Mayor Mark Stewart Appointed to Serve on National League of Cities’ Information Technology and Communications Committee

Jan. 7, 2022
Headshot of Vice Mayor Mark Stewart

CHANDLER, Ariz. — Vice Mayor Mark Stewart of Chandler has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2022 Information Technology and Communications (ITC) Federal Advocacy Committee. Stewart was elected to a one-year term and will provide strategic direction and guidance for NLC’s federal advocacy agenda and policy priorities.

“On behalf of our community and state, I am honored to serve on the ITC Federal Advocacy Committee. It is important to further advocate for city connectivity and continue to bridge the digital divide,” said Vice Mayor Mark Stewart.

As a member of NLC’s ITC committee, Stewart will play a key role among a diverse group of local leaders in shaping NLC’s policy positions and advocating on behalf of America’s municipalities before Congress, with the administration and at home.

“NLC’s federal advocacy committees are a key tool for gathering insights directly from the communities that our members serve,” said NLC President Mayor Vince Williams of Union City, Georgia. “I am excited to have Stewart serve on the 2022 Information Technology and Communications committee and look forward to working with him to fulfill the promise of America’s cities, towns and villages.”

The full leadership of this year’s committee will consist of Chair Chrelle Booker, Mayor Pro Tempore, Town of Tryon, NC, Vice Chair Joseph Goldstein, Councilmember, City of Marietta, GA, and Vice Chair Van Johnson, Mayor, City of Savannah, GA.

For more information on NLC’s federal advocacy committees, visit National League of Cities.

 

The National League of Cities (NLC) is the voice of America’s cities, towns and villages, representing more than 200 million people. NLC works to strengthen local leadership, influence federal policy and drive innovative solutions. Stay connected with NLC on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.

 

Media contact: 
Isabella Neal, City of 
Chandler, Community Engagement Specialist
480-782-2242