John R. Bost, Republican

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Residential address: Village Brook Trail,Clemmons 27012 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Date of birth: 62 (November birthday)

Campaign website or blog:

Occupation and employer: Consultant realtor andsmall business owner, Master Counsel

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): Mayor of Clemmons, 2007-present

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Winston-Salem/Forsyth CountyPlanning Board, 1998-2004; executive committee member and past chair,Leadership Winston-Salem; member, Reynolda Rotary Club; board, Forsyth CountySmart Start; deacon, Winston-Salem First Assembly;

foundingmember, Goler Community Development Corp.; founder, Living Water FamilyResource Center

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Master in community development and postgraduatework in leadership and administration, Appalachian State University

Where were you born? Iredell County

When did you move to Forsyth?Early 1960s

Paid consultants working oncampaign: MikeHorn, Vela Agency

Campaign manager: Mike Horn, Vela Agency

Treasurer: Toby Bost

Articles about thiscandidate:

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