Get to Know Dominic Paretti

Get to Know 2017 Endorsed Candidate Dominic Paretti

Name: Dominic Paretti
Office you’re seeking: Columbus City School Board
Are you an incumbent? If so, how many years?:  Yes, 4 years
Age: 35
Twitter handle: @DomParetti

Why are you running?

Now more than ever we need to protect public education.   I want to build on the successes we have had around accountability and transparency at the Board and make our education benefit the whole child and their schooling experience.

What are the most important issues on your campaign?  

  • Continue to expand early childhood education, which we have increased by over 22% in the last 3 years.
  • Continue to increase wrap around services such as nurses, social workers, special education teachers, ESL instructors and safety services to address the needs of the whole child.

Give us a fun fact about yourself.

Reggie Jackson is my cat, he is 18 pounds.

Who is your favorite president? Why?

LBJ, because he got shit done.

What’s your favorite food on the campaign trail?


If you could be a superhero, who would you be? Why?

Nightcrawler because he can travel through time.

If you were a professional athlete what song would you choose to be your “walk out” song?

"Come on Feel the Noise" by Quiet Riot

What was your first paid job?

Paper route.

How can young dems help in your race?

Come out and volunteer we are knocking doors and calling voters!