Announcement by Ted Wilson of intention to run for mayor
Candidate Seeks Job Of Mayor SALT LAKE CITY (UPI) Ted Ted • Wilson, former administrative assistant to ex- Rep. Wayne Owens, says he will try to unseat Mayor Conrad Harrison. The 36-year-old Wilson is currently director of the Salt Lake County Social Services Department. Wilson told supporters Wed- ensday night he would make a formal announcement of his candidacy Aug. 9. "I want to tell you I'm very serious about the need for new leadership in city government." Wilson said he planned a "vigorous campaign." campaign." Wilson holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Utah and a masters degree from the University of Washington. Washington. He taught for seven years at Skyline High School and is chairman of the Utah- Bolivia Partners Education Committee which raises money for building schools in South America. He has been the social services director since April. After Owens lost his bid for the Senate last year, Wilson became assistant director of the county's facilities and maintenance department.