There are eight candidates for three three-year terms on the Timberlane Regional School Board. Seats from Danville, Plaistow and Sandown are up for election this year, with the incumbent running in each race. Danville candidate Jennifer Caruso did not respond to a request for information.

Danville - Elect one

Name: Arlene Champey

Age: 51

Occupation: Hospital safety officer

Incumbent: Yes

Elective experience: Timberlane Regional School Board

What is the single most important issue facing the Timberlane School Board? The most important issue is oversight of the implementation of the strategic plan, which addresses academic and future building needs, with fiscal discipline and responsibility.

Name: Nancy Steenson

Age: 45

Occupation: Full-time mother, part-time interior designer

Incumbent: No

Elective experience: None

What is the single most important issue facing the Timberlane School Board? Our high-school students are underperforming in reading and math. We must provide a curriculum that advances the progress of students across all ability levels.

Plaistow - Elect one

Name: Lisa Withee

Age: 46

Occupation: Energy analyst

Incumbent: Yes

Elective experience: Timberlane Regional Budget Committee, Timberlane Regional School Board

What is the single most important issue facing the Timberlane School Board? Continue to fight for quality education while balancing the district's fiduciary responsibility to the taxpayer.

Name: Michael Addorisio

Age: 34

Occupation: Full-time student

Incumbent: No

Elective experience: None

What is the single most important issue facing the Timberlane School Board? I have a vision of accountability. The need to ask questions is a must. As a board member, I will do these things.

Sandown- Elect one

Name: Lori Aubrey

Age: 41

Occupation: Small-business owner

Incumbent: Yes

Elective experience: Timberlane Regional School Board

What is the single most important issue facing the Timberlane School Board? Accelerating achievement, elevating standards for all in a safe, appropriate, 21st century learning environment within the financial means of the taxpayers.

Name: Kelly Ward

Age: 39

Occupation: Owner of Ward Fabrication

Incumbent: No

Elective experience: None

What is the single most important issue facing the Timberlane School Board? I believe it to be advocating for our children's education by means of effective scheduling and properly placed funding. Basically, it boils down to accountability.

Name: Cathy Lisi

Age: Did not respond

Occupation: Stay-at-home mom

Incumbent: No

Elective experience: None

What is the single most important issue facing the Timberlane School Board? There are many; however, for Sandown, it would be the merger of Sandown North and Central

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