Pat McCrory, Republican

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Residential address: Maryland Avenue, Charlotte 28209 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? (Open seat)

Age: [Incomplete]

Campaign website or blog: (link)

Occupation and employer: Consultant on energy issues, economic development andstrategic initiatives for Moore & Van Allen law firm

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): Charlotte mayor, 1995-2009; Charlotte City Council,

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Chair, Republican Mayors Association (past);presidential appointment, Homeland Security Advisory Committee (past); founder,Mayor’s Mentoring Alliance; national board, Afterschool Alliance (past);honorary chair, Charlotte chapter of Alzheimer Foundation and the ArthritisFoundation (past)

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Bachelor’sdegrees in education and political science, Catawba College

Where were you born? Columbus, Ohio

When did you move to North Carolina? 1966

Endorsement: National Federation of Independent Businesses, Winston-Salem Journal

Paid consultants workingon campaign: [Incomplete]

Campaign manager: [Incomplete]

Treasurer: [Incomplete]

Articles about thiscandidate:

Candidates for governor offer voters a distinct choice (link)

McCrory tacks to center at Greensboro Republican gathering (link)