February 19, 2021 (MATTHEWS, NC) — North Carolina’s youngest public official, Commissioner Ken McCool (@CommissionerMcCool on TikTok), has become a viral sensation on TikTok. Within the first 72 hours of creating his account, he already has thousands of followers and hundreds of thousands of views across all videos.
“The idea behind creating a TikTok account was to bring a younger generation into the discussion. I hope that this account will help reach more people in our community and allow them to be included in the democratic process. I believe in the power of community voices and positive social media engagement to help guide our town towards a shared path,” said Commissioner Ken McCool.
TikTok is a short-form, video-sharing app that allows users to create and share videos, on any topic. The platform has over 800 million users.
About Commissioner Ken McCool
Commissioner Ken McCool is North Carolina’s youngest public official serving on the Board of Commissioners for Matthews, North Carolina.