There's a whole lot of competition in Michael's race -- 21 other candidates, to be exact. No doubt many candidates were spurred on by the new ranked choice voting, which will allow people to choose a number of candidates in their order of preference. Michael offers a local's perspective, an artsy and creative approach, a parent's concern for raising a family and a business person's pragmatism. Click to continue reading our interview and see if you'd rank Mr. O'Connor number one.