Josh Babarinde OBE is standing for election in Hampden Park in the May by-election.
He’s a LibDem and hoping to win the seat on Eastbourne Borough Council.
He said: “If I win, I want to give back to my home town.”
The Liberal Democrats appointed Josh as the party’s candidate in Bethnal Green & Bow – where he worked at the time – for the 2019 General Election.
“Standing in Bethnal Green was a fantastic experience campaigning for key groups in the constituency.”
He calls himself an Eastbourne Community Campaigner.
He has joined the East Sussex College Board.