LuJuan "Peanut" Reeves is a life-long Braddock resident who is no stranger to working in the community. Her father owned an auto mechanic shop in Braddock and her mother worked at the grocery store on Braddock Ave. She is Braddock through and through. Peanut is the former Free Summer Lunch Coordinator and she helped residents as a former LIHEAP energy assistance aide.
She's a former local business owner as she used to run her daycare. She retired from her state position during the pandemic and currently works a day job from home to keep busy.
She believes in equitable community development, access to job training, and programming for children. When not on council she enjoys spending time with her family, catching up with her three adult children, and traveling.