Tony Foriest, Democrat

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Residential address: 2211 Quail Drive, Graham27253 (map)

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 63

Campaign website or blog:

Occupation and employer: Retired, Xerox Corp.

Previous elective experience(including election campaigns): NC Senate, 2006-2010

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on local government commissions and boards): Board of deacons, FirstBaptist Church; advisory member, board of visitors, Elon University; board of visitors,American National Bank; board member, Alamance County Friendship Center (past);board member, Alamance County Arts Council (past); board member, DemocracyNorth Carolina (past); board member, United Way of Alamance County (past);NAACP; Alamance County Citizens for Education; chairman, NC Senior Democrats(past); NC Democratic Party Executive Committee (past); chairman, AlamanceCounty Democratic Party (past)

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): MBA, Elon University

Where were you born? Ahoskie

Paid consultants working oncampaign: None

Campaign manager: Jasmine Gregory

Treasurer: Bryant C. Foriest

Articles about thiscandidate:

Foriest aims to unseat entrenched Coble (link