Jay W. Wagner, High Point mayoral candidate

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Residential address: 229 Edgedale Drive, High Point, NC 27262

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 42

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Occupation and employer: Lawyer, Fisher Clinard & Cornwell

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): None

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Vice chair, City Project, 2005-present; chairman,Uptowne High Point Association; board member, YMCA of Greater High Point; boardof directors, Camp Cheerio; High Point Development Ordinance AdvisoryCommittee; member, Real Property Section and Zoning and Land Use Section, NCBar Association; member, High Point Bar Association; High Point Planning andZoning Board, 2003-2010; past member, High Point Rotary Club

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): JD,NC Central University

Party registration: Republican (nonpartisan contest)

Where were you born? High Point

Paid consultants workingon campaign: Jerry Blackwelder

Campaign manager: None

Treasurer: Self

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