Robert C. Hunter, NC Supreme Court candidate

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Residential address: 441 Forest Heights Drive, Marion, NC 28752

Incumbent or challenger? (Open seat)

Age: 66

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

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): NC Court of Appeals, 1998-present; NC House, 1980-1998; ran for NC Supreme Court in 2002

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Former chairman, NC House Judiciary Committee; former co-chair, NC House Appropriation Subcommittee on General Government; past chairman, Council of State Governments; past chairman, Southern Legislative Conference; former member, Federalism Steering Committee; graduate, Center for Creative Leadership Development Program; former member, NC Advisory Council on the Eastern Band of the Cherokee; member and past chairman, NC Courts Commission; former member, NC Sentencing Comission; board of directors, BarCARES; member and former member board of governors and executive committee, NC Bar Association; NC Bar Association Bench/Bar Liaison Committee; past president, NC County Attorney’s Association; member and past president, 29th Judicial District Bar Association; member and past president, McDowell County Bar Association; board member and treasurer, NC Healthy Start Foundation; board member, Southmountain Children and Family Services; Lake James State Park Advisory Committee; NC Victims Assistance Network; member, Rotary Club of Raleigh; former member and past president, Marion Rotary Club; member and former director, McDowell Economic Development Association; the Order of the Long Leaf Pine; McDowell Chamber of Commerce; member and former director, UNC Law Alumni Association; member, UNC Alumni Association

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

Party registration: Democrat (nonpartisan contest)

Where were you born? Marion

Paid consultants workingon campaign: "3kids ‘ partners"

Campaign manager: Ben Akroyd

Treasurer: Gray Styers

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