Category: City School Board – District 8

Patricia Bozeman-Henderson

Birmingham City Board of Education, District 8   Patricia Bozeman-Henderson Age: 57 Residence: Green Acres neighborhood Political experience: Ran for the District 8 board seat in 2013. Professional experience: Job readiness and GE. coordinator, Birmingham Municipal Court, 2016-present; coordinator and case manager, Gun and Drug Court division of Birmingham Municipal Court, 2009-2016; substitute teacher and

D. Tyrone Silmon

Birmingham City Board of Education, District 8 Donald Tyrone Silmon Age: 47 Political experience: First campaign for elected office. Professional experience: Executive assistant to Mayor William Bell. Civic experience: Member, Birmingham Public Library Board, 2016-present; member, 2016-2017 class of Leadership Birmingham; founder, Dads on Duty mentoring group, Birmingham City Schools; coach, Amateur Athletics Union boys’

Sonja Q. Smith

Birmingham City Board of Education, District 8 Sonja Smith Age: 36 Political experience: First campaign for elected office. Professional experience: Enroll Alabama Project Coordinator, AIDS Alabama, 2013-present; 10-and-under tennis coordinator, U.S. Tennis Association Southern, 2012-2014; music instructor, Malcolm X College – City Colleges of Chicago, 2009-2012; teacher, ACE Technical Charter High School, Chicago, 2006-2009; private

Antwon Womack

Birmingham City Board of Education, District 8 Antwon Womack Age: 29 Political experience: No offices held previously. Ran unsuccessfully for this school board seat in 2009 and 2013. Ran unsuccessfully for mayor of Tarrant in 2008. Ran unsuccessfully for Jefferson County Board of Education in 2010, but withdrew before the election. Civic experience: Member of