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Brown seeks Fifth Ward City Council seat

February 21, 2019

La PORTE — Sarah Brown has filed to run for the Republican nomination for the Fifth Ward City Council seat in La Porte.

“I am excited to help make La Porte a better place to live and raise a family,” Brown said. “With my experience in the private sector and in education, I will work diligently to keep and attract high paying jobs for La Porte.”

Brown is a Financial Advisor for Edward Jones.

She lives in La Porte with her husband Jason and their children.

Prior to working at Edward Jones, Brown worked as an Education Outreach Coordinator for Chrysler. She also taught science for 12 years and piloted the Indiana Science Initiative to offer more STEM-based programs in schools.

Brown is actively involved in the community, serving as the president of Kiwanis of La Porte, on the board of the Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce and is a member of Women in Leadership.

—From staff reports