Gardenia Henley

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: 4920 Old Walkertown Road,27105

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 58

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Occupation and employer: Retired inspector generalauditor in charge, US Agency for International Development

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): Candidate for NC governor, 2012; candidate for NCHouse, 2010; managed Winston-Salem Mayor Pro Tem Vivian Burke’s campaign in2009

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Member, Sister Cities forWinston-Salem; volunteered with political evacuations of Liberia and SierraLeone; member, Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce, the Women’s Fund ofWinston-Salem and the Northeast Suburban Area Citizens’ Advisory Committee

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Master in tax law, Southeastern University

Where were you born? Winston-Salem

Paid consultants working oncampaign: [Incomplete]

Campaign managers: [Incomplete]

Treasurer: Terrin R. Tucker

Articles about thiscandidate:

• Urban circulator, jobs and regional competition mark fault lines between candidates (link)’ 

• Lawsuits, convictions and voting (link)’ 

• Winston-Salem City Council candidates in tight primaries come out swinging (link)