For Immediate Release Contact: eduKALB (404) 759-4520
eduKALB ENDORSES DEKALB COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES
For Districts 2, 6, and 8
DECATUR, GA. July 17, 2012 - The eduKALB Board of Directors has endorsed its slate of candidates for school board posts in Districts, 2, 6, and 8.
Following interviews with (11) of the (12) candidates, a hosted community forum held July 10th at Westwood College and a comprehensive evaluation process, eduKALB’s Board has endorsed the following candidates:
eduKALB opted not to endorse a candidate for District 4.
eduKALB will host a Reception for its endorsed candidates on Wednesday, July 16 at 6:00pm in the Community Room of Cornerstone Bank located at 125 Clairemont Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030. While not a public event, the media is invited to attend.
“The process was both exhaustive and difficult as we took seriously our role and commitment to identify candidates who we felt would best represent the teachers, staff and the 90,000 plus students in DeKalb County,” said Chris Marquardt, co-chair of eduKALB. Please visit www.edukalb.org for more information on each endorsed candidate.
When: Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: Cornerstone Bank – Community Room, 125 Clairemont Ave., Decatur, GA 30030