OLD LYME — On Wednesday, Oct. 25, at 7 p.m., Lymes’ Youth Service Bureau (LYSB) and LymeLine.com are co-sponsoring a “Meet the Candidates for the Board of Education Night” in the Lyme-Old Lyme Middle School auditorium.
Lymes’ Youth Service Bureau has sponsored this event since 2005, offering Lyme and Old Lyme citizens both an opportunity to hear the candidates speak and also to have their questions answered.
The moderator will be Eric Parker from WFSB News.
In coordination with LYSB, we would like to offer readers the opportunity to submit questions for possible inclusion in the debate. Submit your questions using this link
The deadline for receiving questions for consideration is Saturday, Oct. 21.
Questions will be reviewed in advance by representatives from LYSB and LymeLine.com, and given to the moderator immediately prior to the event.
The event will be live-streamed via the Lyme-Old Lyme School Board of Education YouTube channel and will be recorded.
The six Old Lyme candidates seeking the three open positions, each with a four-year term are:
W. Scott Brown, Ph.D. (D)
Marisa Calvi-Rogers, Ed.D. (D)
Susan P. Fogliano (D)
Michael Presti (R)
Suzanne S. Thompson (R – incumbent)
Steven Wilson (R – incumbent)
The Lyme candidates seeking the single open position with a four-year term are:
Gavin Lodge (D)
Mary Powell St. Louis, MD, MPH, MBA (R – incumbent)