James Lee Knox

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Residential address: 125 Buckhaven Court, RuralHall, 27045

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 57

Campaign website or blog: None

Occupation and employer: Wrecker driver, ColiseumTowing

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): Forsyth Water & Soil Conservation Supervisor,2012-present; candidate for North Ward seat on Winston-Salem City Council, 1985and 1989

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Nifong-Malcolm Dinner, Forest Hills Civic Club (past)

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Associate’s degree, Surry County Community College

Party registration: Republican

Where were you born? Winston-Salem

Paid consultants working oncampaign: None

Campaign manager: David Singletary

Treasurer: None (as of July 19)

Articles about thiscandidate:

• Republican candidate for mayor in the race, after all (link

• Knox withdraws from Winston-Salem mayoral race (link

• Lawsuits, convictions and voting (link

• Challenger telegraphs plan to go negative on Mayor Allen Joines (link

• Burke defends NW Ward seat; Knox bucks party to challenge Joines (link