I am not the silver bullet for the challenges of our city — no one individual is. But together, with the right ideas, the right passion, the right people, we can take this city in a new direction.
— DeRay Mckesson

DeRay’s compassion for his city and it’s people drive him. His courage to take on an entire system to create change is powerful. And his call to collaborate, to work together, is important. DeRay is a peacemaker.

Read Deray's announcement to run for Mayor of Baltimore here.