JOHN W. JUNKIN
Home: 201 Midland Ave., Bessemer.
Employment: Systems technician for Verizon Communication for 31 years.
Education: New Castle High School graduate; bachelor's degree in business administration from Westminster College in 1994.
Family: Married with children.
Experience: Served as Union Area School director from 1983 to 1995. Also a member and past president of Lawrence County Drug and Alcohol Community Treatment Services and past member of the Lawrence County Vo-Tech board.
Priority: Listening to teachers, parents, other board members and administrators and learn more about the district. Also, make the district more open and accessible.
Home: 164 Brewster Road, North Beaver Township.
Employment: Technical sales engineer and sales manager for Weaver Materials/Indquip since 1997; senior account representative at Penn Power Co. from 1995 to 1997 and district sales engineer for AJAX Magnethermic from 1984 to 1995.
Education: Graduated from Rochester Area School District and received a bachelor's degree from the University of Pittsburgh in metallurgical engineering.
Family: Wife, Judith; children, John, Nathan and Michael.
Experience: A member and vice chairman of the American Foundry Society, Pittsburgh chapter. Spent five years as a Boy Scout leader in the Mohawk area.
Priority: "To give 100 percent of my time and full attention to all issues presented to the school board and make the best opportunity of whatever is mandated for the students."
Home: 217 Mohawk School Road.
Employment: Project engineer for Phar-Mor Corp. since 1999. Worked at Freedom Enterprises from 1995 to 1999.
Education: Graduate of Deposit High School, Deposit, N.Y., and Riverside School of Aeronautics.
Family: Wife, Debbie; children, Amanda and Christopher.
Priority: "The district must obtain the most out of our educational tax dollar and become fiscally responsible."