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|Lake Washington School Board, District 3|
|Years in position||18|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 5, 2013|
|First elected||November 1997|
|Bachelor's||University of Washington|
|Profession||Public health advisor|
Bernard earned a B.A. in Health Education from the University of Washington. She later earned a Master's of Public Health in Environmental Health Science from Tulane University. Bernard previously worked as a science educator in private schools as well as a member of the Washington State School Directors' Association Legislative Committee. She is currently a public health advisor with the Washington Department of Health. Bernard and her husband have two children.
Bernard won a fifth term on the board without opposition on November 5, 2013.
|Lake Washington School Board, District 3, Four-year term, 2013|
|Nonpartisan||Nancy Bernard Incumbent||98.8%||27,322|
|Source: King County Elections, "Results," November 25, 2013|
Bernard reported no contributions or expenditures to the Washington Public Disclosure Commission.
Bernard won re-election to the board without opposition on November 3, 2009.
|Lake Washington School Board, District 3, Four-year term, 2009|
|Source: King County Elections, "Election results," November 24, 2009|
What was at stake?
Incumbent Nancy Bernard won her fifth term in the District 3 seat without opposition. Newcomer Mark W. Stuart ran unopposed for the District 4 seat currently held by Doug Eglington, who did not file for re-election after 24 years on the board.
About the district
Redmond outperformed state averages for higher education achievement, median income and poverty. The percentage of city residents over 25 years old with undergraduate degrees (60.2%) surpassed the state average (31.4%). The 2010 U.S. Census calculated Redmond's median income at $92,851 while the state median income was $58,890. Redmond had a poverty rate of 6.5% in the 2010 U.S. Census while the state rate was 12.5%.
Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin, not a race. Therefore, the Census allows citizens to report both their race and that they are from a "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin simultaneously. As a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table will exceed 100 percent. 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.
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- Lake Washington School District, "Nancy Bernard," accessed September 30, 2013
- Washington Public Disclosure Commission, "Local Candidates," accessed December 17, 2013
- Sammamish Review, "Mark Stuart to join Lake Washington School Board," June 2, 2013
- U.S. Census, "Quick Facts: Redmond," accessed September 27, 2013
- King County Elections, "Election Archive," accessed September 24, 2013
- United States Census Bureau, "Frequently Asked Questions," accessed April 21, 2014