Ed Squires Jr.

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Residential address: Homestead Avenue, High Point 27262 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 40

Campaign website or blog: None

Occupation and employer: Runs childcare program; owner, Squires Group(janitorial cleaning)

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): Candidate for High Point City Council, 2010

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Church boards, social life fellowship, developmentaldaycare; volunteers with Boys and Girls Club, Open Door Ministries, MacedoniaEnrichment Center, Andrews High School, Triad Caring; Boy Scouts of America(past); city of High Point football league (past); US Marine Corps, 1991-1999

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Associatedegree, Haywood Community College

Where were you born? Fayetteville

When did you move to HighPoint? 1982

Paid consultants workingon campaign: None

Campaign manager: Not at this time (July 29)

Treasurer: Self

Articles about thiscandidate:

Newcomers question city’s direction in High Point mayoral and at-large races (link)