Analilia Mejia gets leading role in Baraka transition

AR-140129672Today PolitickerNJ reported that NJ Working Families Director Analilia Mejia will play a leading role in Mayor Elect Ras Baraka’s transition. Analilia serves on the Transition Steering Committee, which identifies candidates for the Mayor Elect’s transition team and guides the transition process. Here’s what Analilia had to say about the news:

“I am deeply honored to advise and support Mayor Elect Baraka as he selects his transition team. Mayor Elect Baraka has inherited significant challenges as he begins his term, but no one is better equipped to deal with those challenges responsibly and move Newark forward. I’m going to work hard to ensure he has the best and brightest at his disposal as he begins his term.”