Who Do You Want on BOE?
Keep in mind what issues board members face over the next three years and what traits and experience/background may be most useful in their role. Even understanding the role of a board member is a good start.
Signed posts (names, initials) are preferable. Negative comments will be deleted.
Candidates for three three-year seats are Rasheed Abdul-Haqq, Patricia I. Barksdale, Brenda Gilbert, Mahogany Hendricks, Joanne Hollis, Lisa Logan-Leach and Joseph M. Ruffin Sr.
Abdul-Haqq, Barksdale and Logan-Leach are incumbents.
Candidates for one unexpired two-year term are Katherine Peterson, Tammy Westbrook and Terrence Williams.
The election is Tuesday and polls will be open from 2 to 9 p.m.