DECISION 2018 — CANDIDATE PROFILES

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2018 VOLUSIA COUNTY ELECTIONS

November 6th:

County Council - District 1

Barbara Girtman

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Pat Patterson (incumbent)

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County Council - District 3

Michael Arminio

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Deborah Denys (incumbent)

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School Board - District 1

Jamie Michele Haynes

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School Board - District 5

Ruben Colon

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Melody Johnson

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Soil and Water - Seat 1

William Bliss

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Derrick Oberg

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Soil and Water - Seat 3

Beth James (incumbent)

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Wesley Wilson, Jr.

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Christine Wilt

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Soil and Water - Seat 5

Mark Barfield

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Andy Kelly

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David Schaefer (incumbent)

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West Volusia Hospital Authority - Group A, Seat 1

John Hill

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Voloria Manning

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West Volusia Hospital Authority - Group B, Seat 1

Webster Barnaby

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Dolores Guzman (incumbent)

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West Volusia Hospital Authority - Group B, Seat 2

Michael Ray

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Kathie Shepard (incumbent)

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DAYTONA BEACH COMMISSION - ZONE 1

Ruth Trager (incumbent)

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DAYTONA BEACH COMMISSION - ZONE 3

Quanita May

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Amy Pyle

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Daytona Beach Commission - Zone 5

Katienna Brown-Gardner

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Dannette Henry (incumbent)

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Daytona Beach Shores Mayor

Lorraine Geiger

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Nancy Miller

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Daytona Beach Shores Council - Seat 4

Michael Politis

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John Schmitz

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Daytona Beach Shores Referendum 1

Amendment to Limit Persons to Two Terms on City Council

An amendment to amend the City Charter to limit persons to election or appointment to no more than two terms on City Council regardless of when the terms are served. This amendment defines a term as more than half of a full term.

- YES to accept

- NO to reject

Daytona Beach Shores Referendum 2

Charter Amendment Limiting Persons to Two Terms as Councilmember Applies to Current and Former Councilmembers

An amendment to amend the City Charter to apply the amendment limiting persons to serve only two terms (if it is adopted) to current and former Councilmembers and would include prior and current terms served in applying the limitation.

- YES to accept

- NO to reject

 
DEBARY COUNCIL - SEAT 3

Howard Gates

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Patricia Stevenson

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DEBARY COUNCIL - SEAT 4

Phyllis Butlien

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Eugene Kowalski

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Debary Referendum

Referendum for Community Center Construction Bonds

Shall the City of DeBary, Florida, fund construction of a community center facility for civic, social, educational, and recreational activities for City residents, and all capital and land acquisition costs associated therewith, by issuing general obligation bonds not to exceed $12,500,000 bearing interest not to exceed the maximum legal rate, maturing within 30 years, payable from a levy of ad valorem taxes on all taxable property in the City.

- YES to accept

- NO to reject

 

 
DELAND COMMISSION - SEAT 5

Markesha James

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Kevin Reid

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DELTONA MAYOR

Santiago Avila, Jr.

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Heidi Herzberg

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DELTONA COMMISSION - DISTRICT 1

Loren King

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Willie Thomas Stephens

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Deltona Commission - District 3

Lester Carrero

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Maritza Vazquez

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DELTONA COMMISSION - DISTRICT 4

Robert "Bob" McFall (incumbent)

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Ruben Munoz

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Deltona Commission - District 5

Donald Freeman

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Victor Ramos (incumbent)

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Edgewater Mayor

Mike Ignasiak (incumbent)

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Mike Thomas

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Edgewater Council - District 1

Rocky Dorcy

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Christine Power (incumbent)

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New Smyrna Beach Mayor

Lisa Martin

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Russ Owen

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New Smyrna Beach Commission - Zone 1

Peggy Belflower

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Michael Kolody

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New Smyrna Beach Referendum

Turnbull Creek Water Quality, Wildlife Habitat, and Natural Areas Protection Bonds

To protect water quality by preventing pollution in Turnbull Creek and Bay, Spruce Creek, the Indian River, and the Atlantic Ocean and preserve wildlife habitat and natural areas from development by acquiring land along Turnbull Creek, shall the City of New Smyrna Beach issue general obligation bonds at rates not exceeding the maximum legal rate, maturing within 30 years, not exceeding $15 million payable from ad valorem taxes with full public disclosure of all spending?

- YES to approve

- NO to reject

Oak Hill Commission - Seat 1

Mike Arman

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Linda Hyatt

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Orange City Council - At-Large

William Crippen (incumbent)

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Gaea Nunez

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Orange City Council - Seat 4

Kellianne Marks

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Anthony Pupello

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Ormond Beach Mayor

Rob Bridger

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Bill Partington (incumbent)

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Ormond Beach Commission - Zone 1

Kathy Johnson

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Dwight Selby (incumbent)

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Ormond Beach Commission - Zone 2

Joe Dugan

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David Glasser

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Troy Kent (incumbent)

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Ormond Beach Commission - Zone 3

Sandy Kauffman

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Susan Persis

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Ormond Beach Commission - Zone 4

Barry du Moulin

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Rob Littleton (incumbent)

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David Romeo

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Pierson Council - Seat 1

Lambert Anderson

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James Peterson (incumbent)

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ELECTION CALENDAR:
November 6
- General
 
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