Justin Barkley (R)

Alabama Board of Education, District 3

Justin Barkley

Date of Birth: Feb. 23, 1980; age 36

Residence: Homewood

Political experience: Ran for Alabama House of Representatives District 46, 2014; chairman, Greater Birmingham Young Republicans Associate Board; member, Alabama Policy Institute Executive Committee. Professional experience: Chief administrative officer & general counsel, QCHC Inc., 2014-present; attorney, Spain & Gillon LLC, 2014; attorney, Johnston Barton Proctor & Rose LLP, 2005-2014. Civic experience: Member, Riverchase United Methodist Church. Education: University of Alabama School of Law, juris doctorate, 2005; Harvard University, bachelor’s, 2002; Hoover High School graduate, 1998.

Stephanie Bell (R)

Alabama Board of Education, District 3

Stephanie Bell

Date of birth: June 7, 1957; age 58

Residence: Montgomery

Political Experience: Alabama State Board of Education, District 3: 1995-present. Professional Experience:  Has served on the Education Commission of the States, National Association of State Boards of Education and Alabama’s Teacher Preparation Advisory Council; charter member of the Education Leaders Council. Civic Experience: Served on Family Guidance Center Board of Directors and the Governor’s Domestic Violence Advisory Council; numerous other civic activities include visiting schools throughout her district. Education: Auburn University, bachelor’s in English, 1980; Jefferson Davis High School graduate, 1975. Top Contributors: Telpac, $2,500; Dean Johnson, $1,000; Eagle Forum Pac, $500.