Reta Jo Lewis

Reta Jo Lewis is running for mayor in 2014. (Photo from Reta Jo Lewis)

Meet the 2014 D.C. Mayoral Candidates: Reta Jo Lewis

Reta Jo Lewis has lived in the District for 35 years. A native of Statesboro, Georgia, she moved to D.C. to earn her master’s degree at American University.


Reta Jo Lewis, U.S. Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs, speaks during a conference within the United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) Summit, in Mexico City in 2010. (Photo credit: LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Obama, Clinton Staffer Announces Candidacy for D.C. Mayor

An attorney who has worked in the Obama and Clinton administrations is running for mayor of the District of Columbia.