RUNNING 2021

Learn more about the candidates running for mayor and school board in the April 6, 2021 municipal election. School board candidate profiles will be posted on Monday, March 8 after Hometown, Alaska and mayoral candidate profiles will be posted on March 15.

Alaska Public Media solicited candidates’ biographical information and their answers to questions about local issues. Their responses were lightly edited for grammar and AP style only. If candidates did not respond, that is indicated on their respective page.

School Board Candidates

SEAT B (1-yr term)

Judy Norton Eledge

Marilyn Stewart

Mark Anthony Cox

SEAT E

Edgar Blatchford

Rachel Blakeslee

Nial Sherwood Williams

SEAT F

Marcus Sanders

SEAT G

Mayoral Candidates

Albert L. Swank, Jr.

George Martinez

George Martinez

Heather Herndon

Jacob Versteeg

Forrest Dunbar