Aug 6, 2020
Gilbert Villegas has been Alderman of Chicago's 36th Ward since 2015, and drives municipal innovation. As a U.S. Marine, he served in Desert Shield and Desert Storm. In this episode of The Crisis Cast, Lissa and Thom ask some tough questions about the sometimes thankless work of public service. Above all, Gil shares the wisdom of his mother and grandmother. A wisdom that shaped his need to constantly feed his brain with knowledge.