Age: A Young 76
Family: Son & Daughter and four grandchildren
Occupation: School Board Chair (St. Johns County) & Intern Supervisor in the Education Department at Flagler College
Education: Bachelor of Arts in secondary and post secondary education. Master of Arts in Administration and Supervision grades K-12.
Political Experience: Seven years as a School Board Member in St. Johns County
What do you see as the top three issues in this race?
- A) Students in Crisis (Emotional/Developmental Needs}.
B) Provision of effective educational services for children identified as homeless to include unaccompanied youth.
- Increase school readiness for children entering kindergarten in St. Johns County. Improve overall well-being and readiness for school. Provide access to age-specific programs.
- Growth/Capital Funding
(Candidate also listed a fourth issue: Digital Instruction/computer based training.)
Why should people vote for you?
My dedication and passion for the education of our young people. My expertise as an educator; teacher, administrator and school board member.
What do you hope to be remembered for after you leave office?
That I cared for each and every child in our school system academically and emotionally.
Campaign Website: As of July 14, I am in the process of developing a Facebook page and Twitter account.