Maria P. Barbosa

Candidate for Flagler County School Board District 1

Age: 50

Family: Proud Mother and Grandmother of 7 grandchildren, married to a wonderful husband 

Occupation: Entrepreneur for 25 years, Self-employed, Property manager, artist, coordinator-adviser to the T-Club Teens as well Key-club of FPC Kiwanis. D.I.V.A.S Club FC Coordinate fundraising. PROFESSIONAL ACTIVATES AND MEMBERSHIPS: Board-Director committee of US Agency for Christian Credential Board-Director at ACCEL Educational Leadership President-elected at Kiwanis Palm Coast/Flagler Board-Members Steering of United Way "Initiative of Flagler" Toastmaster Area Governor of district 64 V-President at BMFI Palm Coast Business Women Fellowship International pass V-President at The Garden Club at Palm Coast Inc.    

Education: Bachelor in Business; Startup Quest/ Entrepreneurship training.  I possess a PhD in Christian Counseling Bachelor  in Theology in Pastoral Leadership; Author of ACCEL Educational Leadership

Political Experience: I am an advocate for Flagler County residents

What do you see as the top three issues in this race?

  1. I want to help all children become Successful, especially low achieving's and at-risk students, without compromising the safety of the schools.
  2. Being a voice for working parents, diverse populations and underserved youth.
  3. Monitoring expenses to keep taxes low.

(Candidate listed fourth issue: We must work to retain, grow and recruit business and join forces with local business and WIN to secure jobs and programs to prepare our future citizens.)
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