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Helen Diane Foster (D, WF)


  • Funds Raised: $129,984.00
    Source: New York City Campaign Finance Board
  •  Subject to term limits in 2013

    PROFILE:

    Born and raised in the Bronx, Helen Foster attended Howard University and graduated from the City University School of Law. She then worked in the Manhattan district attorney's office and as an assistant vice president for legal affairs at St. Barnabas Hospital. Foster was first elected to City Council in 2001 and serves as chair of the parks committee. The daughter of former City Councilmember Wendell Foster, Helen Foster is married. (source: http://web.archive.org/web/20120801143638/http://www.councilpedia.org/index.php?title=Helen_Foster_2009)



    City Council for District 16

    Daryl Johnson   (D)   (declared)  · Ahmadou T. Diallo   (D)   (declared)  · Carlos Sierra   (D)   (declared)  · Pedro Alvarez   (D)   (declared)  · Carlton Berkley (declared)  · Vanessa Gibson   (D, WF)   (declared)  · Bola Omotosho   (D)   (declared)  · Naaimat T Muhammed (declared)  · Walter Newsome   (D)   (declared)  ·