Cara Spencer: An Interview for Mayor of the City of St. Louis
Cara Spencer was born in South City and has lived most of her life in the region. She is the first in her family to earn a college degree and worked her way through Truman State University tutoring and serving burgers. She graduated with a degree in math and became a consultant to Fortune 100 companies providing strategic advice in the form of mathematical modeling on product development to assist them in making smart decisions for their bottom line. She got into politics in 2015 when she ran for and won the seat in the 20th ward and has been serving on the board of aldermen ever since.