Willie Dell

Willie J. Dell was fist appointed in 1973 then elected in 1977 to Richmond City Council where she became an outspoken proponent for minorities and the marginalized. She didn't toe a particular line, and that made her an outsider. more

Apr 5, 2016 2:46 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

Willie Dell spoke up and spoke out for the city's marginalized and underprivileged. But the 1977 tide that brought her into office went out by 1982. She afterward championed for the elderly and became a missionary in Haiti. more

Mar 7, 2016 4:57 PM Field Notes: 2016 Elections

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