Friday, April 25, 2014
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• RSU 23 BOARD OF DIRECTORS RACE
(two seats up for election)
PARTY AFFILIATION: Independent
ADDRESS: 62 Pleasant
PERSONAL: divorced; four children
EDUCATION: bachelor’s at University of Southern Maine
OCCUPATION: Vic & Whit’s Sandwich and Wine Shop wine buyer
POLITICAL EXPERIENCE: current RSU 23 board of directors member; served on Saco Board of Education
TOP THREE PRIORITIES: 1) continue work on the five year strategic plan and the authorization of a 10 year facilities committee; 2) determine how ot use resources across the district, including equalized class sizes; and 3) convey to the public we are united in our goals as a district.
ADDRESS: 143 Bayview Road
PERSONAL: Family: married; two children; two grandchildren
EDUCATION: bachelor’s degree Keene State College
OCCUPATION: help desk at Thornton Academy
POLITICAL EXPERIENCE: current mayor; five years deputy mayor; city council; coastal water commission; saco shoreline commission; comprehensive planning committee; Saco Bay planning Committee; planning board
TOP THREE PRIORITIES: 1) ensure the city’s children are provided with education to equip them to deal with the challenges of an international workplace; 2) address in an equitable manner the cost sharing challenges within the school district’s communties; and 3) replace the Young School modular units.
PARTY AFFILIATION: Republican
ADDRESS: 364 Boom Road
OCCUPATION: Project Manager
POLITICAL EXPERIENCE: None
TOP THREE PRIORITIES: 1) Equalize allotment of resources; 2) achieve a high level of operational efficiency; and 3) plan ahead for any contingency.
SHIRLEY JONES did not respond