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Hillsborough schools Kurdell gets another challenger



So Hillsborough School Board member Carol Kurdell, a 16-year veteran of the board, won't have just one opponent election day, she'll have two.

Jason_mims Jason Mims, an ardent advocate for raising academic expectations among minority boys in the urban communities, has filed to challenge Kurdell in the countywide seat. The other challenger is Stephen Gorham, the political newbie who did surprisingly well against Ronda Storms in a state senate race two years ago.

Read more at our sister blog, The Gradebook.

--Letitia Stein, Times Staff Writer

[Last modified: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 11:28am]


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