Linda Coleman, Democrat

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Residential address: Kirvin Court, Knightdale 27545 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? (Open seat)

Date of birth: 63

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Director of state personnel, state of North Carolina

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): NC House (past); chair, Wake CountyCommission (past)

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Former growth management task force, vice chair;Capital Area Workforce Development Board, former chief elected official; FoodBank of North Carolina, advisory council; YMCA of Wake County, past boardmember; Wake County Smart Start, past board member; Wake Technical CommunityCollege Board of Trustees

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Master’sin public administration, Pittsburgh’s Graduate School of Public andInternational Affairs

Where were you born? Greenville

Paid consultants workingon campaign: Tanya Wiley

Endorsements: Planned Parenthood Action Fund of Central North Carolina and Planned Parenthood Health Systems Action Fund, State Employees Association of North Carolina

Campaign manager: [Incomplete]

Treasurer: Bettie J. Branch

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