Endorsed Upper Darby Township Council Candidates


COUNCIL AT-LARGE (vote for both)



  • Member of Steamfitters Local 420 since 1986
  • Board of Directors of Aronimink Swim Club since 2010
  • Volunteer for St. Dorothy‚Äôs Theatre and Arts program since 2009
  • Homeowner, Drexel Hill since 1997, husband and father

Michelle BILLUPS

  • University of Phoenix, MS Criminal Justice, MBA, Health Administration
  • Temple University, Medical Case Manager
  • Member and Volunteer, Careview Community Church, Upper Darby
  • Homeowner, Upper Darby since 2006


Matthew SILVA (2nd District Council)

  • Port Engineer, Hays Tug and Launch
  • Longtime Community Activist
  • Member of Lansdowne Friends Quaker Meeting
  • Homeowner, Upper Darby 2nd District since 2001


Danyelle BLACKWELL (4th District Council)

  • Temple University, BBA International Business; University of Phoenix, MBA
  • United Health Care, Senior Sales Representative
  • Philadelphia Unemployment Project, Board Member
  • Homeowner, Upper Darby 4th District since 2005


Sheikh M. SIDDIQUE (Re-elect 6th District Council)

  • Jagannath University, Dhaka, BA Accounting
  • Councilperson, Upper Darby 6th District since 2015
  • Local business owner since 1998
  • Founding President, Bangladesh Society of Philadelphia
  • Co-founder of Upper Darby Masjid al Madina and current Vice President
  • Homeowner, Upper Darby 6th District since 2003, husband and father