Gloria Whisenhunt, Republican

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Residential address: North Hawthorne Road,Winston-Salem 27104 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? Incumbent

Date of birth: 66

Campaign website or blog: None

Occupation and employer: Salon owner, semi-retired

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): Forsyth County Commission, 1996-present;Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School Board, 1990-1996

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Vice-chair, PiedmontAuthority for Regional Transportation; NC State Intergovernmental Committee;board of directors, NC Association of County Commissioners; alternate,Transportation Advisory Committee; board of directors, National Association ofCounties; Heart of the Triad Steering Committee; board of trustees, ForsythHospital; board of trustees, Piedmont Triad Research Park; member, ForsythCounty Republican Women; Piedmont Triad Airport Authority; Forsyth County Boardof Public Health

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Graduate, Barbizon School of Cosmetology

Where were you born? Stokes County

When did you move to ForsythCounty? 1969

Paid consultants working oncampaign: None

Campaign manager: None

Treasurer: Self

Articles about thiscandidate:

Forsyth County commission candidates introduced to voters (link

Ideological purity tests roil Republican primary contest for Forsyth commission (link