Venessa Whitener

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Venessa Whitener
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Board member, Higley Unified School District Board of Directors, At-large
Term ends
Years in position 7
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 7, 2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A

Venessa Whitener is an at-large member of the Higley Unified School District Governing Board. First elected to the position on November 7, 2006, she is running for re-election in the November 4, 2014, general election.[1]

While the governing board is a nonpartisan political body, Whitener was a Republican candidate for District 21 of the Arizona House of Representatives. She lost the Republican primary election on August 24, 2010.



See also: Higley Unified School District elections (2014)

Whitener is running for re-election in the 2014 general election for the Highley Unified School District Governing Board.



See also: Arizona House of Representatives elections, 2010

Whitener lost to J.D. Mesnard and Tom Forese in the August 24, 2010, legislative primary. Mesnard and Forese proceeded to the general election, where Forese won the seat.

Governing board

The 2010 governing board election was cancelled because Whitener and fellow incumbent Kim Anderson ran unopposed to retain their seats.[2]


Whitener was first elected to the Highley Unified School District Governing Board on November 7, 2006.[1]

Election results

Higley Unified School District, At-Large General Election, 4-year term, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngKim Anderson Incumbent 41.2% 4,503
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngVenessa Whitener 30.2% 3,298
     Nonpartisan Greg F. Land 28.2% 3,085
     Nonpartisan Write-in candidates 0.4% 47
Total Votes 10,933
Source: Maricopa County Recorder, "General Election November 7, 2006, Final Official Results," November 19, 2006

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