Theresa Yon, NC House District 59 candidate

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: 201 N. Elm St., Greensboro, NC 27401

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 40

Campaign website or blog:

Occupation and employer: Researcher, Learning Together

Previous elective experience (including election campaigns): None

Civic and volunteer experience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Board member, Guilford County Young Republicans; past board member, Greensboro Symphony Guild; past board member, Greater Greensboro Republican Women’s Club; volunteer, Greyhound Friends of North Carolina

Education (highest degree attained and name of institution): Master in classical civilization, Florida State University

Party registration: Republican

Where were you born? Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

What year did you move to Greensboro? 1992

Paid consultants working on your campaign: None

Campaign manager: Self

Treasurer: Self

Stories about this candidate:

Blog posts about this candidate:

State legislative candidates square off at Greensboro forum

Candidate profile: Theresa Yon

Guilford conservatives get campaign season underway with political picnic

Early voting numbers favor Republicans in Guilford

Campaign finance:

Cash on hand: $8,725

$1,000: Roy Carroll II, developer; David & Aleta Hayes,Western Carolina Forklift; John Blust Campaign Committee

Notable donors: Isabella Adkins, Conservatives for Guilford County($100); NC Rep. Larry Brown ($250); Joe Guarino, conservative blogger ($250); NCRep. Thom Tillis ($100); Charles Womack, YES! Weekly ($100); Aldona Wos, former ambassador to Estonia ($250)

Data current as of June 30