Evelyn Terry, Democrat

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: Reynolds Forest Drive, Winston-Salem 27107 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? (Open seat)

Age: 68

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Retired nonprofit executive

Previous electiveexperience: Winston-Salem CityCouncil, 2005-2009

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on city commissions and boards): Chair, Forsyth County Board of Social Services; executivecommittee, Northwest Piedmont Council of Governments Board of Delegates;National League of Cities; National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials;Democratic Women of Forsyth County; allocations and loaned executive, UnitedWay; board chair, Alcohol Beverage Control; fundraising loaned executive, ArtsCouncil; volunteer service with Women’s Fund of Winston-Salem and Delta SigmaTheta Sorority

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution):MA, Appalachian State University

Where were your born? Winston-Salem

Endorsement: Planned Parenthood Action Funds, State Employees Association of North Carolina

Paid consultants workingon campaign: None as of Feb. 25

Campaign manager: None as of Feb. 25

Treasurer: Gloria Black

Articles about thiscandidate:

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

* Gender and age separate two change-making candidates in District 71 (link)

* Winston-Salem pastor urges Democrats to vote against marriage amendment (link)