Dr. Kelly Coffman is running for Georgia House District 53, which was re-drawn after the 2020 Census. Without an incumbent, House District 53 includes parts of the cities of Roswell, Sandy Springs, and Atlanta.

The new HD-53 is diverse, with a population that is 14.5% Black, 8.2% Hispanic, and 5.8% Asian-American or Pacific Islander.

In this interview, Coffman explains how her background as a board-certified psychiatrist will serve her well if she’s elected in November.

Itoro Umontuen currently serves as Managing Editor of The Atlanta Voice. Upon his arrival to the historic publication, he served as their Director of Photography. As a mixed-media journalist, Umontuen...