Meet the four Hamilton County school board candidates with competitive primary elections

Staff photo by Olivia Ross / Marty Von Schaaf, President of the Hamilton County Pachyderm Club, moderates the debate between Jodi Schaffer, left, and Ed Garcia, far right. The Hamilton County Pachyderm Club hosted a debate for District 7 School board candidates Jodi Schaffer and Ed Garcia on Monday, February 5, 2024.
Staff photo by Olivia Ross / Marty Von Schaaf, President of the Hamilton County Pachyderm Club, moderates the debate between Jodi Schaffer, left, and Ed Garcia, far right. The Hamilton County Pachyderm Club hosted a debate for District 7 School board candidates Jodi Schaffer and Ed Garcia on Monday, February 5, 2024.


Of the six Hamilton County school board seats up for election this year, two have competitive primaries on March 5.

In District 4, social worker Jackie Anderson-Thomas and activist Missy Crutchfield are seeking the Democratic nomination.

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