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A dedicated leader and lifelong resident of Columbus, Councilmember Priscilla Tyson works for job creation, economic development, safety, and a high quality of life in our city.

About Councilmember Tyson Councilmember Tyson has chaired several Council committees since she began her service. In her current role as chair of the Finance Committee, she leads the effort to pass the city's General Fund and Capital Improvements Budgets. As chair of Health and Human Services and Workforce Development, her work addresses many of our community's most urgent priorities, including access to quality healthcare and job training.

Councilmember Tyson's proudest achievements include securing partnerships to reopen city recreation centers that were closed as a result of budget cuts, upgrading our recreation centers' HVAC systems so that they would be air conditioned in the summer, creating the Landscape Enhancement and Beautification of Public Spaces grants, and funding the Columbus Art Commission for the first time since its creation. - learn more