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|Board member, Sumner County Board of Education, District 3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||August 7, 2014|
|First elected||August 7, 2014|
|Next general||August 2018|
|Profession||Retired Department of Defense employee|
Bachman is a retired Department of Defense employee. She and her husband, Jim, have two children and six grandchildren.
- See also: Sumner County Schools elections (2014)
The August 7, 2014, general election ballot for District 1 included incumbent Vanessa Silkwood and candidate Tammy Hayes. The District 3 ballot included incumbent Don Long and Alice Bachman. The District 5 ballot included incumbent Janet Arnold and Jeff Cordell. The District 7 ballot included incumbent Andy Daniels and John Ruth. The District 11 ballot included incumbent David A. Brown and Jeff Carter. District 9 candidate Patricia H. Brown ran unopposed.
|Sumner County Schools, District 3, 4-year term, 2014|
|Nonpartisan||Don Long Incumbent||49%||965|
|Source: Sumner County Election Commission, "Unofficial Results," accessed August 7, 2014 These election results are unofficial. They will be updated once certified election results are available.|
The Sumner County Election Commission does not publish and freely disclose school board candidate campaign finance reports.
Bachman did not receive any official endorsements in this election.
About the district
- See also: Sumner County Schools, Tennessee
Sumner County performed equally in comparison to the rest of Tennessee in terms of higher education achievement in 2012. The United States Census Bureau found that 23.5 percent of Sumner County residents aged 25 years and older had attained a bachelor's degree, the same rate as Tennessee as a whole. The median household income in Sumner County was $55,560 compared to $44,140 for the state of Tennessee. The poverty rate in Sumner County was 9.8 percent compared to 17.3 percent for the entire state.
Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin rather than a race. Citizens may report both their race and their place of origin, and as a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table may exceed 100 percent.
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- The Tennessean, "Meet the Sumner County Candidates," accessed July 25, 2014
- United States Census Bureau, "Sumner County, Tennessee," accessed July 8, 2014
- National Center for Education Statistics, "ELSI Table Generator," accessed July 8, 2014
- Tennessee Secretary of State, "Election Results," accessed June 26, 2014
- United States Census Bureau, "Frequently Asked Questions," accessed April 21, 2014
- Each column will add up to 100 percent after removing the "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin percentages, although rounding by the Census Bureau may make the total one- or two-tenths off from being exactly 100 percent. This Ballotpedia page provides a more detailed explanation of how the Census Bureau handles race and ethnicity in its surveys.
|2014 Sumner County Schools Elections|
|Sumner County, Tennessee|
|Election date:||August 7, 2014|
|Candidates:||District 1: • Tammy Hayes • Incumbent, Vanessa Silkwood |
District 11: • Incumbent, David A. Brown • Jeff Carter
|Important information:||Key deadlines • Additional elections on the ballot|