List: Who is running for school board in Linn and Johnson Counties

School board elections are September 12

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According to school board secretaries for eight local school districts, these are the candidates who will be on Sept. 12 ballots.

Cedar Rapids Community School District

(Three seats)

• Incumbent Nancy Humbles, District 2

• Incumbent Keith Westercamp, District 3

• Jennifer Borcherding, District 3

• Incumbent Gary Anhalt, at-large

• Theodore Collins, at-large

• Christopher Gehrke, at-large

Iowa City Community School District

(Three at-large seats, one abbreviated two-year term because of Latasha DeLoach’s resignation)

• JP Claussen

• Janet Godwin

• Ruthina Malone

• Laura Westemeyer

• Karen Woltman

• Charlie Eastham, two-year term

• Shawn Eyestone, two-year term

Linn-Mar Community School District

(Three at-large seats)

• Derek Jensen

• Cara Lausen

• John Sauer

• Rachel Wall

• Bob Gabel

• Robert Anderson

College Community School District

(Three seats)

• Incumbent Jed Peterson, District 2

• Incumbent Todd Hahlen, District 5

• Incumbent James Hodina, at-large

Marion Independent School District

(Three at-large seats)

• Incumbent Bill Hunton

• Incumbent Shari Irene Funck

No one filed for a third seat on the board.

Clear Creek Amana Community School District

(Three seats)

• Incumbent Bob Broghammer, District 2

• Scott Rohret, District 2

• Nikki Knapp, District 4

• Incumbent Eileen Schmidt, at-large

• Kathy Swenka, at-large

• Shawn Zierke, at large

Solon Community School District

(Three at-large seats)

• Incumbent Tim Brown

• Rick Jedlicka

• Dan Coons

• Nicole Pizzini

Mount Vernon Community School District

(Three at-large seats)

• Incumbent Lori Merlak

• Incumbent Sherry Grunder

• Incumbent Rick Elliott

• Jeremy Kunz

• Ryan Williams deadline for school board candidates to file petitions in Linn and Johnson counties was 5 p.m. Thursday.

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