Guri Burmi

for Morrisville Town Council 2017

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Guri for morrisville town council

This is a site created to provide more information on Gurpreet Singh Burmi, or Guri Burmi as he is more popularly known, regarding his candidacy for the Morrisville Town Council representing District 2. Guri is committed to keeping Morrisville moving forward on the path to managed growth, development and prosperity. He would like to leverage his skills, connections and experience to make Morrisville a better place to live for all its residents and future generations. 

Guri is a Sikh American. His faith teaches him to give back to community by devoting his time and energy to help make life better for not just his family but for all his neighbors. His turban and appearance are a constant reminder to him to always do what is right and never to stand down in the face of what is wrong. 

He and his wife, Manpreet, have called Morrisville their home for 13 years now and they have lived in the Triangle area since 2001. Both their precious daughters Tia and Ikroop were born, raised and go to school here. Guri and his family love this area and believe in community service as our way of giving back to this wonderful town and keeping Morrisville moving forward.

Guri at a glance

  • Family Oriented 
  • Proven Leader
  • Education advocate having worked for WCPSS
  • Local Small Business Owner
  • Youth Soccer coach
  • Community-focused leader
  • Villanova Educated Technology veteran
  • Will work to keep our taxes low and keep Morrisville moving forward with proper planning


Having worked for Wake County Public Schools System for over 8 years Guri can help lobby the school district to increase education options for Morrisville students. 

Roads & Safety

Will advocate on behalf of Morrisville residents for more transportation funding and will work with NCDOT on long-term solutions. Also work with the Police Department to ensure safety of our citizens.

Innovative Growth

Morrisville is located at the heart of the RTP where we have an abundance of talented and innovative citizens. We need to leverage this and accomplish our goal to grow our town and keep our taxes low. 

Parks & Rec

Morrisville residents and businesses love their parks and outdoor areas and he will work with the Town Council to build more parks and greenways with a focus on community parks.