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Lawyer/activist confident her mayoral campaign will ‘resonate with the people’ of Toronto

Friday, May 18, 2018 @ 9:30 AM | By Carolyn Gruske

Lawyer Saron Gebresellassi has a simple goal: she wants to be mayor of Toronto.

The 31-year-old resident of the city’s northwestern Weston neighbourhood won’t be the only challenger to incumbent mayor John Tory on the Oct. 22, 2018, election day, but Gebresellassi believes her personal and professional experiences are more reflective of the city’s population than Tory’s are.

Saron Gebresellassi, founder of Saron Legal PC“We have a lot that John Tory doesn’t have. We also have a narrative John Tory doesn’t have that would resonate with...