Nico Ramsey

Ramsey is a corporate social responsibility professional and a civil rights activist from Austin, Texas. At the municipal, state and federal level, Nico works with Central Texas nonprofits that promote systemic change to break the cycle of poverty, provide access to safe and affordable healthcare and for queer and racial justice and equality. Ramsey serves on the Board of Governors for the nation’s largest LGBTQ civil rights organization, The Human Rights Campaign and the Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. Ramsey is also affiliated through committee work with the City of Austin’s Corporate Engagement Council, United Way for Greater Austin, ZACH Theatre, Leadership Austin, Vivent Health and Todos Juntos Learning Center.

‘Strong mayor’ proposition on May ballot would be an obstacle to social justice

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