Name: Jeff Hewitt
City of Residence: Troy
Family status: Married
Education: B.S. Computer Science from Southwest Missouri State (now MSU)
Occupation: Principal Technical Architect AT&T
Political party: Not provided
Office sought: Triad School Board Member
Previously held offices: eight years as Triad School Board Member
What qualifies you for this position?
“I have served two terms on the Triad School Board and in that time I have learned a lot about the complicated issues that face school districts. I’ve invested a significant amount of time and effort to become knowledgeable on the processes that are important for effective school board leadership.”
What is the top issue in your race, and how would you address it?
“Securing adequate funding for Triad, as well as all school districts in the state. Improving the current situation will take a combination of budget cuts, improving operational efficiencies, seeking some additional revenues and collaborating with state senators and representatives on educational funding.”