Ed Hanes, Democrat

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: Pomeroy Drive, Winston-Salem 27105 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? (Open seat)

Age: 39

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Owner, Monticello Park(renewable energy development company)

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): Candidate for NC Senate District 32 (suspendedcampaign), 2010

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): UNC-Chapel Hill Board ofVisitors, government relations committee; NC Colleges and UniversitiesPersonnel Association, vice president; Twin City Stage, personal chair; Winston-Salem Symphony,education committee, membership development committee; Children’s Museum ofWinston-Salem, personnel committee; Winston-Salem Urban League, personnel committee; KappaFoundation of Winston-Salem, president; Winston-Salem Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha PsiFraternity, vice president

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): JD, UNC School of Law

Where were you born? Winston-Salem

Endorsement: State Employees Association of North Carolina

Paid consultants working oncampaign: None

Campaign manager: Carissa Joines

Campaign advisor: Geneva Brown

Treasurer: Chevara Orrin

Articles about thiscandidate:

* New faces but same power balance in Forsyth House races (link

The fixers (link

A tough, evenly matched contest among three Dems in House 72 (link)  

Hanes and Bonham present different visions for NC House District 72 (link)

District 72 primary will remain a 3-way race (link)

Breaking news in Forsyth County election (link)