Myra Slone, Democrat

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Residential address: Twelve Oaks Drive,Kernersville 27284 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? (Open seat)

Age: 55

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Broker, Coldwell BankerTriad, Realtors-High Point

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): None

Civic and volunteer experience(including service on local government commissions and boards): Former High Point vice-chairof the Guilford County Democratic Party and former vice chair High PointDemocrats in Action; currently serving as 1st vice-chair of DemocraticWomen of Guilford County; vice-chair for 6th District LGBT Democrats;former volunteer with the Kids Cafe at Ward Street Mission

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Associates in liberal arts, Davidson CountyCommunity College

Where were you born? High Point

Endorsements: AFL-CIO, Equality North Carolina, NARAL, National Association of Social Workers, NC Association of Educators, NC Voters for Animal Welfare, Planned Parenthood Action Funds, Replacements Limited PAC, United Auto Workers of North Carolina,

Paid consultants working oncampaign: Mosaic Democratic Strategies

Campaign manager: Audrey Hart

Treasurer: Kirby Heard

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