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Sameer Kanal

District 2

Sameer Kanal is a candidate for City Council in District 2 (North/Northeast Portland).

Kanal is an advisory boards and commissions manager at the City of Portland, focusing on community-engaged policing and police oversight. He is also the Executive Director for Northwest Association for Global Affairs (NWA), an educational non-profit. 

His priorities include community engagement, consensus-building, community safety, and sustainability. Specifically, he advocates for the Safe Routes to School program and fixing Portland’s pothol problem.

For more information about Samee Kanal’s platform, please visit his campaign website.