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Meet The 7 Candidates Vying For Cincinnati School Board Appointment

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The Cincinnati Public Schools board is identifying the seven candidates seeking to fill an open position. They range from community leaders to business-people and former educators.

The Board will interview the candidates Friday morning. A decision is expected that afternoon.

State rules dictate the slot be filled by June 1. The appointee will fill a term vacated by Lannis Timmons, who resigned May 2. The position runs through December 2019.

The candidates, with links to more information when available, are:

Futel, Hevia, Moffett and Flora Kathy Young all ran for CPS' board in 2017. Davis was a candidate for Cincinnati City Council in 2017.  

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