Judy Mendenhall

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: Gatehouse Road, High Point 27262 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 74 (October)

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Finance director, West End Ministries

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): Mayor of High Point, 1985-1987; High Point City Council, 1979-1985,1987-1992

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Board of directors and treasurer, Mobile Meals for theElderly; past president, Kiwanis Club of High Point; First Methodist Church:chairman of Joel Committee, parson’s table treasurer, UMW, missions chair;Junior League of High Point (past); Association of Junior Leagues of America(past); Triad Chambers Group (past); YMCA and YWCA (past); Tarheel Triad GirlScout Council (past); United Way of Greater Greensboro (past); Open DoorMinistry (past); Community Clinic of High Point (past); Presbyterian Home ofHigh Point (past); advisory board member, GTCC (past); High Point Area ArtsCouncil (past); board of visitors, High Point University (past); board oftrustees, High Point Regional Health Systems (past); Guilford County SchoolsRedistricting Task Force (past); High Point Community Foundation (past);Guilford Education Alliance board (past); UNCG Bryan School of Business &Economics Advisory Board (past); Piedmont Triad Partnership (past); NC PowerAgency #1: Commissioner; board member and president, Electricities of NorthCarolina; NC League of Municipalities; National League of Cities

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): High school graduate, RJ Reynolds High School in Winston-Salem

Where were you born? Elgin, Ill.

When did you move to High Point? 1960

Paid consultants workingon campaign: None

Campaign manager: None

Treasurer: Self

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