The Right to Vote is More Important Than Weather

Please vote tomorrow.  The weather forecast isn’t good, but a little rain and cold shouldn’t stop you from exercising your right.  Remember that millions of your fellow Americans have fought– and died– to protect that right.  And as our country’s recent history demonstrates, elections have consequences.  The results WILL affect your life, so be sure […]

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A Second Term

Thanks to everyone who voted yesterday, and to all of you who helped me with my campaign over the last six months. I’m pleased to have won a second term on the East Penn School District board! Congratulations to Alan Earnshaw, Alisa Bowman, and Adam Smith, who also won seats on the board. Let’s do […]

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Thank You

photo courtesy of Paul Downey via Flickr The results of yesterday’s school board primary are in, and I’m happy to report that I received enough votes to be on the ballot in November on both the Democratic and Republican tickets!  Many thanks to everyone who worked hard to make this happen, from distributing signs to […]

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Please Help Next Tuesday

Would you please volunteer at the polls next Tuesday?  The political parties will have lots of people handing out information about their school board candidates.   I have to find my own volunteers! Please consider donating some time to help our public schools.  You can sign up for just an hour, or throughout the whole […]

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School Board Voter Guide 2017

Good school boards lead to good schools.  The good news is that all seven candidates for  the East Penn board this year support strong public education in our community.  Want more information to help you decide who to vote for?  You can read what the candidates have made available at the links below.  You will […]

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Host a Meet and Greet

Do you care about our local schools?  Our local taxes? Do you have a book club, church group, parents group, or just a group of neighbors you talk to or would like to get to know better?  If so, please invite me to come join you in a ‘meet and greet’ discussion of local school […]

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4 School Board Principles

I am running again for school board because of my commitment to public education. Over 90% of all American children attend public schools, without which they would not have the knowledge and skills necessary to support and participate in the democratic process. Our public schools are also the foundation of the middle class, giving students […]

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Please Donate

​I don’t want to ask for money.  It is, in fact, the part of running for school board that I most dislike.  But I need to do it.  Would you please make a donation to help my campaign?  I will use it to pay for yard signs, print small cards to give to people as […]

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