Candidates for Pinellas County School Board will square off Thursday during a political luncheon in downtown St. Petersburg.
The Suncoast Tiger Bay Club is hosting all 11 school board hopefuls at Orange Blossom Catering at 220 4th Street North.
Here is a list of candidates:
District 2 (At-large) – Terry Krasner (incumbent), Chris Tachnitz
District 3 (At-large) – Peggy O’Shea (incumbent), Kent Curtis
District 4 – Beverly Billiris, John Nygren, Ken Peluso
(Incumbent Robin Wikle is not running for re-election)
District 6 – Linda Lerner (incumbent), Maureen Ahern
District 7 – Rene Flowers (incumbent), Irene Olive Cates (write-in)
Guests can register for the luncheon on the Tiger Bay website or by calling 727-822-1001. The cost is $25 for members and $35 for guests.
The election is August 26th for Districts 2, 3, 4 and 6. District 7 will be on the November 4th General Election ballot because a write-in candidate qualified for that race.