The four candidates for three open spots on the Woodside Elementary School District board will be featured at a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters on Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 10 a.m. in the school's Sellman Auditorium, 3195 Woodside Road in Woodside.
Candidates are incumbents Marc Tarpenning and current board president Wendy Warren Roth (Crandall), Claire Pollioni and Robert Hooper.
Ms. Pollioni has four children in the district's only school, in grades ranging from kindergarten to sixth. She has served on the school's PTA board for several years.
Mr. Hooper has taught at many grade levels in public schools, he said. He has a son in sixth grade at Woodside School and a daughter who just graduated.
Mr. Tarpenning, an entrepreneur, engineer, and businessman, was elected to the board in 2009.
Ms. Warren Roth was an active member of the Woodside School Foundation for nine years and a member of various other education and community boards before her election to the board in 2009.