Eric Mansfield, Democrat

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Residential address: Skye Drive, Fayetteville 28303 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? (Open seat)

Age: 47

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Physician

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): NC Senate, 2011-present

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Minister to young adults, Lewis Chapel Baptist Church;co-founder and board president, Father’s Foundation; board member, Cape FearRegional Bureau for Community Action; member, American Academy ofOtolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery; member, National Medical Association;member, Old North State Medical Society; board of trustees, MethodistUniversity, 2006-present; board member, Fayetteville Museum of Art, 2007-2008;foundation board member, Fayetteville State University, 2005-2008; boardmember, Fayetteville Arts Council, 2005-2008; original donor; EE Smith GivingCircle; primary sponsor, Partnership for Children’s Evening with the Stars

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): MD, Morehouse University School of Medicine

Where were you born? Alexandria, La.

When did you move to NorthCarolina? 1998

Paid consultants workingon campaign: Thomas Mills

Campaign manager: Tim Phillips

Treasurer: John Buie

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