Martha Geer, NC Court of Appeals candidate

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Residential address: 2639 Davis St., Raleigh, NC 27608

Incumbent or challenger? Incumbent

Age: 52

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Occupation and employer: Judge, NC Court of Appeals, NC Court System

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): Firstelected to NC Court of Appeals in 2002

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): NC Family Advisory Council (appointed by chiefjustice); serve on NC Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Council andMedico-Legal Liaison Committee; member, League of Women Voters; NC BarAssociation’s Appellate Rules Committee (past); editorial board, judge’sjournal for American Bar Association (past); board of community advisors, HopeLine Inc. (past)

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): JD,UNC-Chapel Hill School of Law

Party registration: Democrat (nonpartisan contest)

Where were you born? Grinnell, Iowa

When did you move toRaleigh? 1980, moved to Greensboro in1986 and to Raleigh in 1988

Paid consultants workingon campaign: Strategic Insights

Campaign manager: Reid Overcash

Treasurer: Jonathan Sasser

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