Country Meadows Crime Watch Leader, Sherry Wisdom filed to run for the Mesquite City Council, District 1 recently. Wisdom is a long time community volunteer and is also a public school teacher.
“Addressing our violent crime challenges and making street and alley repairs a higher priority are my top priorities, if elected,” she said.
In addition, Wisdom said she wants to make sure the northern part of Mesquite gets better attention.
“Too many years we were neglected up north by our elected leaders and I intend to change that,” she said, adding that she plans to be very active all through District 1.
Wisdom, a graduate of Texas A&M-Commerce with a Master’s Degree in Education is married to her childhood sweetheart, Brett Wisdom. They have two children, who attended Kimball Elementary, Kimbrough Middle School and both are graduates of Poteet High School.
Her husband, Brett has worked for a government municipality for 27 years and both her children also have careers in public service.
The Wisdom family are avid animal lovers and have adopted many pets over the years from various shelters and organizations, according to a press release. Wisdom’s love for community and education is evidenced in her commitment to others through public service.
The press release states that Wisdom has received endorsements from both the Mesquite Firefighters Association and the Mesquite Police Association, which were announced on September 5.