GCP's Coffee with the Candidates series engages regional leaders aspiring to be potential candidates for the 2021 Cleveland mayoral race.
Zack Reed currently serves as a statewide minority affairs coordinator under Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose, and focuses on building bridges with minority voters and business groups across the state. Before this, Reed was a member of the Cleveland City Council, representing Ward 2, which includes Mt. Pleasant, Union-Miles and Mill Creek Falls neighborhoods. He was first elected to the council in 1999 and ran as a nonpartisan candidate for mayor of Cleveland in 2017.
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