Endorsements

  • Steven Tompkins, Sheriff of Suffolk County
  • Thelma Burns, retired senior citizen advocate in Boston 
  • Barbara Crichlow, Vicinity Neighborhood Association, Neighborhood Council of Mattapan 
  • Joseph Feaster, Esq., chair of Boston Urban League, Co-Chair of MBK Boston Advisory Council,)
  • Robert Lewis, Jr., founder of the Base 
  • Shirley Shillingford, President, Caribbean American Carnival Association of Boston, director of Shirley’s food pantry 
  • Richard Taylor,  community leader, and businessman, 
  • Bill Walczak, former CEO South End CHC, Pres/cofounder Codman Academy; prev VP Shawmut Constr., founder Codman Sq. Health Center, co-founder EMK Academy, MNN, CCHERS. Barr Fellow.
 “I have worked with Leonard Lee in support of families in our community for decades. Leonard is a true community leader who both understands the needs of community residents and how to work within Boston’s power structure to make things happen. He will make an excellent city councilor, and I wholeheartedly endorse him.” 
  • Kenny Green, MBTA police chief 
  • Candance Burns, community activist
  • Dorene Ward, community activist, and educator
  • Jean Mcguire, former executive director of METCO, retired
  • Dr. Harold May, founder of Family Inc
  • Jimmy Dilday, attorney 
  • Ms. Beulah Providence, founder/ president of the Caribbean Foundation of Boston
  • Keith Motley, Ph.D, Consultant President/CEO, Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts