Three Cinnaminson residents are running unopposed for three open seats on the school board this year. They are incumbents Dolores Woodington and James McGuckin and newcomer Laura Fitzwater. Incumbent Linda Lamb is not seeking another term.
William Conley and Harry Shea pulled their names from consideration by the deadline in September. They had originally filed in June.
We are bringing you profiles of each school board candidate. Here is the first.
Name: Dolores Woodington
Education: Burlington County College
Profession: Controller/Human Resources for Team Builders Plus in Marlton
Family: Married to Barrie. Two children—Barrie, 22, and Alex, 19, both CHS grads
Advisory Council on Women, County of Burlington
Coach—Cinnaminson Girls Softball
Coach—Cinnaminson Girls Soccer
Board Member—Cinnaminson Girls Softball
Elected positions held:
Cinnaminson School Board
Vice—President-Home and School High School
President and Vice-President—Home & School Middle School
Why did you decide to run? I wanted to be involved with the planning for state evaluation of the district Middle State evaluation at the high school and planning for possible renovations at the high school. Most of all, keep Cinnaminson as one of the best school districts.
Top issues facing Cinnaminson schools: Provide outstanding academic and extra curricular programs within the communities’ ability to pay.