Sugar Land residents and leaders of the Sugar Land Democrats Club were elected to represent the state of Texas as national delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. September 4-7, 2012.
Deron Patterson, Co-Chair of the Sugar Land Democrats Club, was elected by Senate District 17 delegates. He is precinct chair of 4029 representing Sugar Mill, The Hill, and Lakeview.
Benjamin Chou, Asian-American Outreach Director of the Sugar Land Democrats Club was elected by Senate District 18 delegates. He is precinct chair of 4135 representing Telfair Subdivision.
In addition to Deron and Ben of Sugar Land nine more Fort Bend County residents were elected to represent the state of Texas at the Democratic National Convention.
They are Susan Bankston, Don Bankston, Rene Brown, Trisha Frederick, Doretha Gill, George Gill, Kate Mitchell, Akayla Pomare, and Fort Bend County Democratic Party Chairperson Steve Brown.