Everette Witherspoon, Democrat

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: East 6th Street, Winston-Salem 27101 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? (Open seat)

Age: 34

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Owner, Chris RehabilitativeServices

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): Forsyth County Commission, 2010-present

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Member, NC Association ofBlack County Commissioners; member, NC Association of County Commissioners;Center Point LME board member; library board member; 10 Year Plan to EndHomelessness board member

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Masters in social work, University of Michigan

Where were you born? Winston-Salem

Paid consultants working oncampaign: Tanya Wiley

Campaign manager: None at the moment

Treasurer: Ida Witherspoon

Articles about thiscandidate:

The fixers (link)’ 

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

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