Kenn Gardner, Republican

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Residential address: Hunter Hollow Drive, Raleigh 27606 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 54

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Architect, Isosceles Design

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): Wake County Commission, 2000-2008

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Vice chair, National Association of Counties; member,National Association of County Commissioners; secretary, Upper Neuse RiverBasin Association; founding director and honorary chair, Fostering BrightFutures Fellowship Program; founding chair, WISE Foster Care Scholarship;director, Exploris Middle School/Marble’s Kid’s Museum; ordained deacon, ForestHills Baptist Church; chair, NC Triangle US Green Building Council StateAdvocacy; state director, NC American Institute of Architects; state chair, NCSearch for Shelter Commission; member, NC Urban Design Assistance Team

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Masterof business, Central Michigan University

Where were you born? Atwater, Calif.

When did you move to NorthCarolina? 1983

Paid consultants workingon campaign: None

Campaign manager: None

Treasurer: Kenn Gardner

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