for Kerr County Commissioner Precinct One
Full Time Effort - Proactive - Community Based
"I am committed in working for you; the constituent, my neighbor, and the fellow residents of Kerr County."
"Hello, my name is Konrad Wert and I sincerely feel called in becoming your next Commissioner here in Precinct One, Kerr County Texas. As a hill country, local school teacher for nearly 13 years, and living a life commitment in social services for an additional 8, my 20 plus years of experience in public service has taught me that it is far better to listen to one another in order to best serve one another. Most importantly, I believe our local elected officials are there to work diligently in serving all of Kerr County residents, with a focus and ability eager to support and collaborate with one another."
1. Full Time Effort
A full time salary demands a full time effort in working for Kerr County Constituents. "If the County is allocating $62,000 annually, then Commissioners should be expected to dedicate and prioritize their time in meeting the needs and demands of their constituents."
Collaboration & Support - Konrad prides himself in collaborating with others, as shown by his nearly 20 years of experience as an educator, volunteer, and advocate for students and families. "I have proven my abilities in actively listening and collaborating with others of differing opinions and mindset. The answer is not to simply offend, object, and complain, but rather support, listen, ask questions, learn, and move forward together."
Ideas & Solutions - In order to be an effective Commissioner, Konrad believes that one must look at local concerns and potential problems in a proactive manner. "We cannot simply wait for a problem to occur or last minute decision to be made regarding agendas, infrastructure, emergency services, etc. but rather, we should be educating and planning ahead with ideas and solutions to best address the variety of needs coming forth.