Derwin L. Montgomery

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: 2451 Dellabrook Road, 27105

Incumbent or challenger? Incumbent

Age: 25

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Senior pastor, FirstCalvary Baptist Church

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): Winston-Salem City Council, 2009-present

Endorsements: Winston-Salem Journal

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Member, NC League ofMunicipalities; member, NC Black Elected Municipal Officials; member, NationalLeague of Cities; member, National Black Caucus of Elected Officials; chaplain,Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Mu Epsilon chapter; RAP mentor, Family Servicesof Winston-Salem

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Bachelor, Winston-Salem State University

Party registration: Democrat

Where were you born? Hopkins, SC

When did you move to Winston-Salem?2006

Paid consultants working oncampaign: None

Campaign manager: None (as of July 1)

Treasurer: [Incomplete]

Articles about thiscandidate:

• Winston-Salem City Council candidates in tight primaries come out swinging (link)

• Winston-Salem primary races shape up in East and West wards (link

• Montgomery, Diggs first to put names on the ballot for Winston-Salem City Council (link

• Montgomery launches re-election campaign for East Ward (link)