The hot-button issue on Tuesday's ballot may be TSPLOST, but there are also races specifically pertinent to folks in the Stone Mountain-Redan area.
The following are contenders, listed alphabetically, for DeKalb County Board of Commissioners districts four and five (see attached PDF maps of each district) and brief information about the candidates from their respective websites:
Steve Bradshaw, sales executive
Masters Degree in Public Administration; Adjunct Professor in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University.
Clyburn Halley, Grantville Ga. police chief
Masters Degree, Public Administration from Georgia Law Enforcement Command College (Columbus State University, Ga.); graduate, Northwestern University Center of Public Safety.
Sharon Barnes Sutton, incumbent
Elected in 2008; Member, the Economic Development and Budget and Audits Committees
Gina Mangham, attorney
Holds law and finance degrees; Member, Leadership DeKalb and Leadership Atlanta.
Lee May, incumbent
Elected in July 2006; graduate, Emory University’s Candler School of Theology; Chairman, Budget & Finance Committee
Kenneth Samuel, pastor
Licensed as a Minister of the Gospel in August 1979; Pastor, Victory for the World Church
Andre R. White, publisher
Publisher of The Sentinel Newspaper; Hosted “Andre White Talks” talk radio show.
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