Virtual Town Hall with Suzanne Hug, Jenny Poon, and Ryan Winkle: The Power of Small Businesses

Small Businesses sustain local economies. But it has become clear that their voice has not been included by our current representatives. Join Suzanne Hug and her guests, Jenny Poon and Ryan Winkle, in this conversation about the power of small businesses and what legislators can do to support them. This virtual town hall was recorded on September 21, 2020.

Jenny Poon is the founder and CEO of CO+HOOTS Coworking, the purpose-driven workspace in Phoenix and Mesa that is powering up small businesses in the area.

Ryan Winkle's focus is community development since 2012. He has been involved in the growth of commercial areas in South Phoenix, Camelback Corridor, Downtown Phoenix, Tempe, and the Asian District in Mesa.

Suzanne Hug is running for the Arizona House to represent LD25. She is a mom, small business owner, and data-driven community leader.


Virtual Town Hall with Suzanne Hug and Peter Culin: Creating a Sustainable Economy

Solar power, clean energy, sustainable transportation. Arizona has everything to be the leader, but why hasn't it happened yet? What role do our local legislators play in making it possible? Join Suzanne Hug for a virtual town hall to discuss how we can tackle climate change and grow our economy at the same time.

Suzanne Hug is the only Arizona House of Representatives LD 25 Democratic Candidate, and one of the seats that can bring balance to our State Legislation. Her guest, Peter Culin, has been a resident of Arizona for 14 years. He is a small business owner, passionate about sustainable transportation, technology, and science. In his journey to build a sustainable lifestyle, he has encountered unique challenges related to policy.

This conversation was recorded on September 5th, 2020.


LD25 General Election Candidate Debate

Watch the Candidates Debate hosted by the Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission on August 20, 2020. With AZ House Candidates Suzanne Hug (D) and Russell Bowers (R), and AZ Senate Candidate Paul Weigel (D). Moderator: Dillon Rosenblatt


Why I volunteer with #teamhug

Why I volunteer

"I had grown tired of complaining on social media about my elected officials and so I had signed myself up to actually do something." #teamhug volunteer Samantha, shares her reasons to volunteer with #teamhug and take action to get Suzanne Hug to the AZ House of Representatives in 2020.


What does inclusive education looks like?

What does inclusive education looks like

Let’s finally invest our resources into public schools, as the first step towards comprehensive, inclusive education. Our children deserve to learn about their country’s history in a way that inspires them to build a better future.


A Mother's Day interview with Suzanne Hug

A mothers day interview with Suzanne Hug

Watch this fun interview with Suzanne Hug and her eldest son on the occasion of Mother's Day.


For better healthcare in Arizona

Better healthcare in Arizona

We need to put people’s health at the center of our elected representatives’ work.


Fighting for our kitchen table issues

Fighting for our kitchen table issues

Many of our leaders are disconnected from our kitchen table discussions. I don't feel heard by them. I've talked with a good deal of people who agree that our voices aren't in the halls of power right now.


Leadership in times of a pandemic

Leadership in times of a pandemic

Our world is fundamentally changing. We need to acknowledge that and then build that new vision, lead by elected legislators who care about the people they represent.