Meet the Candidates: Metro Board of Education, District 8

Next week, there will be two opportunities for the public to hear from the two candidates vying to succeed Mary Pierce as the Hillsboro cluster’s representative on the Metro Board of Education. District 8 voters will choose between Adam Barese and Gini Pupo-Walker in the August 2 general election.
The first event will be a debate held on Monday, July 16, in the fellowship hall at Hillsboro Presbyterian Church (5820 Hillsboro Pike). The debate will begin at 7 p.m., with Ben Hall from NewsChannel5 moderating.
The following night, Tuesday, July 17, Nashville Organized for Action and Hope (NOAH) will be hosting a candidate forum at 6:30 at the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville, 1808 Woodmont Boulevard. The candidates will take questions from the audience at this event.