Barclift, an Olympia police officer, has been pressing the district for years to change its budgeting process to look at the entire budget and prioritize items based on a strategic plan. Now that the district is getting closer to using that process, she wants to see it through....It should be noted that the Olympia Education Association endorses incumbent Carolyn Barclift.
Gentry-Meltzer, a freelance theater designer and educator, said she thinks that after eight years with the same person in the District 4 seat, it’s time for someone new....
Hill, Olympia’s permit/inspections manager, building official and development engineer, said his school board experience in California plus the problem-solving skills he has honed at work would be beneficial as the school board faces new challenges.
Jul 28, 2007
school board race gets personal
But not in a bad way, as The Olympian profiles the three candidates vying in the primary for the Position 4 seat.