To finish the good work we started years ago. The trustees do and need to support the administration, but at the same time, they should ask the tough questions and provide meaningful input to the process. z-index:1; Why should residents vote for you? To compare two candidates, click the "compare" button. } Masters-in-Equity | Unofficial results show incumbent Debi Bush won the District 19 seat over challenger Ashley Martin and a significant one over Brandon Smith. I support returning those who chose the in-school option, to five day in-school learning as soon as possible. .votebox-covid-disclaimer { .votebox { }. font-size: 2em; Too many policies, procedures, and decisions are being implemented by people who have not set foot in a classroom in years. And finally, as a mom, business owner and advocate, I am eager to simply bring ‘Common Sense’ leadership back into the equation. } Hillson had 5,549 votes, or 29.1%, and Bouzek had 2,171 votes, or 11.4%. © 2020 www.greenvilleonline.com. Learn more about them: Here's who ran for Greenville County school board. Additionally, I have served in various roles on several PTA boards, coached sports teams, served in Girl Scout Troop Leadership, tutored students of various ages, and provided college preparation coaching for prospective students. During which I have served as Secretary, Vice Chair and Chairman. Working in these roles has given me experience working with young people, developing relationships with their parents, and has helped me further understand their needs. Show full articles without "Continue Reading" button for {0} hours. Together, we will make the difference! I feel our current school board has done a poor job of keeping their fingers on the pulse of the districts and allowed for too much power by the superintendent. It has also given me connections with educators, students, and community leaders. The line at Summit Drive Elementary School by 7 a.m. weaved around the building and stretched back to the road on Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020. }; width: 90%; A voter casts her ballot at the Needmore Recreation Community Center on Election Day in Greer, Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Data on the results of the 2012 and 2016 presidential elections broken down by state legislative districts was compiled by Daily Kos.[2][3]. My pledge to you would be to work diligently to pave the way for all children in Greenville County to experience an educational journey where hope, love, and trust (symbolic of my core beliefs) are at the heart of educating every child! I served three years as Chairman of the Upstate Friends of the NRA, was selected best and brightest 35 and under by Greenville Business Magazine, have employed hundreds of upstate citizens, dealt with many upstate governmental organizations including real estate development with Greenville and Laurens County Schools. Why should residents vote for you? © 2020 www.greenvilleonline.com. I strive to bring innovative ideas and solutions with transparency, integrity, and consistent community connections. Local measures | margin-right: 10px; Please contact us about the issues that impact your local school district. In this time of uncertainty and fear, it is vital to ensure that we do everything we can to make our children’s education meaningful. I am convinced that our youngest are suffering right now more than we know. Just like the voters I am a concerned citizen about our students and their education during these difficult times. I have had the honor and privilege of serving my community as their trustee for six terms. That's why I'm running for reelection. } While the term “common sense” is open to interpretation, we need reasoned, common sense solutions to the challenges we are facing now more than ever. A voter leaving at 8:08 said he arrived at 6:30 a.m. West End Community Center in Greenville, where the line of over 200 people is stretching out of the parking lot and down S Main St. on Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020. We don't invest enough in our kids. Voters, including Adam Stephens, cast their votes at the former Spartanburg High School precinct in Spartanburg, early Tuesday morning, November 3, 2020. About 100 or more people stood in line to vote on Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020, at League Academy shortly after 10 a.m. It also includes a directory of the candidates vying for federal and state-level elected offices in Greenville. Why should residents vote for you? Adriane Garner, Director of Littlejohn Community Center in Clemson looks at election signs wearing a Tshirt “stroll to the polls” at Abel Baptist precinct in Pickens County on Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020. How long have you lived in the district/city/county where you currently live? Court of Appeals | Ariel Gilreath is a watchdog reporter focusing on education and family issues with The Greenville News and Independent Mail. Voters wait in line to cast their votes at the C.C. I've lived in Greenville County since 1997; I've lived in my current district for 8 years. Voters, including Robyn Manke, center, wait in line to cast their votes at the former Spartanburg High School precinct in Spartanburg, early Tuesday morning, November 3, 2020. Why should residents vote for you? } Magistrate Courts | Click here to contact us for media inquiries, and please donate here to support our continued expansion. Why should residents vote for you? The wait time there is about 1 hour and 30 minutes. We have the best school district in the state. Occupation: Adjunct Professor in the Graduate School of Education at North Greenville University, How long have you lived in the district/city/county where you currently live? Voters wait in line to cast their votes at the Mount Moriah Baptist Church precinct in Spartanburg, early Tuesday morning, November 3, 2020. I will keep an open mind and listen to concerns and for suggestions. They instilled a belief that education opens doors for many opportunities, and is the key to preparing students to improve their lives, reach their potential, and become productive contributors to society. Those who prefer the virtual plan should feel free to continue in it. How long have you lived in the district/city/county where you currently live? margin-bottom: 4px; function indicateScroll (){ Greenville County School District, South Carolina, elections (2020), Presidential results by legislative district, Greenville County School District, South Carolina, South Carolina school board elections, 2020, Greenville County School District school board, Changes to election dates, procedures, and administration in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, 2020. Voters, including Charles Oglesby, center, wait in line to cast their votes at the former Spartanburg High School precinct in Spartanburg, early Tuesday morning, November 3, 2020. The wait time was about 40 minutes. } This is also why I am using a free selfie I took as opposed to a studio shot. Line to vote at Simpsonville City Park at about 10:45 a.m. on Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020. Our guide provides links for Greenville's local county, school board, and special district races. Background check: A search of court records revealed no felony conviction in South Carolina for Martin. Our state constitution guarantees three things: Law Enforcement, Emergency Services, and Public Schools. I am concerned our public schools do not offer alternative meal plans for those with food allergies and sensitivities. Voters continue to trickle through a line to cast their votes before the polls close at the Boiling Springs Elementary School precinct in Boiling Springs, Tuesday evening, November 3, 2020. 35 years. Close to 2,600 registered voters in those precincts. Taxes. It may not be conventional and may not be the look wanted but conventional isn't what our district needs right now. I feel that our students are missing vital parts of education by virtual or e-learning. max-height: 580px; Background check: A search of court records revealed no felony conviction in South Carolina for Dulin. Why should residents vote for you? It may not be conventional and may not be the look wanted but conventional isn't what our district needs right now. } For me, Kori Hillson is the most qualified candidate for the Greenville County School Board, District 27. Incumbent Michelle Calwile defeated Tabatha Crawford and Jennifer Tanner in the general election for Greenville County School District District 25 on November 3, 2020. Rock Springs precinct, one of three precincts under one roof, on Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020. .votebox-results-metadata {