Vop Osili


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Full Name : Vop Osili
Gender : Male
Family : "He and his wife Una are the proud parents of two amazing children, Arinze and Tasia." From: https://www.votevop.com/about-vop/
Education : Master's Degree, Architecture and Urban Design - Columbia University
Bachelor's Degree, Architecture - Carnegie-Mellon University
 
Professional Experience : Chairman - Indianapolis Board of Zoning Appeals (2005-2008);
Founding Partner - A2SO4 architectural design;

"With a background in architecture, Osili has led urban design and architecture projects throughout the United States, Africa and the Middle East. He was a founding partner of A2SO4, an Indianapolis-based architectural design company that was one of the first LEED-certified firms in the nation."
From: https://www.votevop.com/about-vop/
 
Political Experience : Indianapolis City Council, District 11 (2015-Present);
*Elected City Council President in 2018—
"First elected to the Council in 2011, Osili has collaborated extensively with community groups, civic organizations and the business community on the expansion of work opportunities, skills training, and financing for small businesses. He helped establish Indianapolis’ first city-funded micro-loan program targeting residents and businesses operating in neighborhoods with households well below area median income, and he continues to implement new initiatives to incentivize fair wages to lift up our community."
From: https://www.votevop.com/about-vop/ ;
Indianapolis City Council, District 15 (2011-2015);
Democratic Candidate - Secretary of State, Indiana (2010)
 
Current Legislative Committees : "He is the Chairman of the Council’s Rules & Public Policy Committee and also serves on the Parks and Recreation Committee."\From: https://www.votevop.com/about-vop/
 
Org Membership : Member - Indiana Fire and Building Services Commission (2001-2005);
Board Member - YMCA of Greater Indianapolis;
Board Member - United Way of Central Indiana;
Board Member - Children's Museum of Indianapolis