Meet this week’s “Special Person of the Week:J. Brandon Wilson
Since 1999 Brandon has been the Executive Director of Somerville’s Historic Preservation Commission.
For decades Brendon has focused on local planning initiatives in Somerville, ranging from citizen outreach to reuse of surplus school buildings to land use development and historic preservation planning and advocacy.
She has a broader interest in creative reuse of older buildings, to help create more unique, appealing and successful urban places.
She is also committed to programs and ideas that envision a greener planet, engage youth in their communities, and encourage fitness for all ages.
Brandon most recently spearheaded the 2018 Somerville Annual Grand Union Flag Raising at Prospect Hill and as always the event was flawless.
When a worthy cause arises in Somerville, She is always the first one in line to be there and give them her complete total support.
Our hats are off to her true team spirit!
We here at the Somerville News Weekly salute you for everything that you do to make Somerville a better place.