Ward 2 Candidate Voter Guide

Participating candidates agreed to a fundraising cap. Candidates are listed in alphabetical order.


Bita Buenrostro

I am proud to say that I have lived the American Dream. I am an immigrant who worked my way up, becoming a successful executive and community leader. I was born in Iran, my family migrated to Sweden as political refugees when I was 9. At the age of 19, I arrived in Chicago with $30 in my pocket and a full scholarship to North Park University…

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Brian Hopkins

has chosen not to participate at this time.


Stephen Niketopoulos

As a educational TV producer, local school representative and neighborhood president I work with neighbors and businesses to make sure their ideas and concerns are heard. I’m a natural problem solver, and have been put to the test time and time again. My volunteer work has facilitated greater cooperation in twelve different neighborhoods, connecting …

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Alyx Pattison

has chosen not to participate at this time.


Stacey Pfingsten

In September 2014, Stacey resigned from the ward office to launch her campaign for Alderman. In her time working on behalf of the 2nd ward, Stacey pursued her passion and commitment for public service. Prior to her role as 2nd Ward Director of Community Outreach & Constituent Services, Stacey devoted seven years professionally towards grassroots …

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Cornell Wilson

An attorney, community advocate, and decorated veteran of the United States Marine Corps, I have dedicated my life to leadership and public service. After graduation from Florida A&M University, I put personal ambition aside to serve our country in the wake of the September 11th attacks, volunteering as an Officer in the United States Marine Corps …

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Ward 2 Candidate Voter Guide was last modified: September 20th, 2015 by runclean

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