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Connie A. Martin
|Connie A. Martin|
|Board Member, Lowell School Committee, At-large|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November, 2011|
|First elected||November, 1999|
|Next general||November 5, 2013|
|Bachelor's||St. Michael's College|
|Master's||University of Massachusetts, Lowell|
Connie Martin resides in Lowell, Massachusetts. She earned her Bachelor's degree in English from St. Michael's College and her Master's degree in Education Administration from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell. Martin currently serves as the associate executive director for Energy and Community Teamwork, Inc.
- See also: Lowell Public Schools elections (2013)
Connie A. Martin is running against fellow incumbents Robert J. Gignac, James D. Leary, David J. Conway, Kristin Ross-Sitcawich and Kimberly A. Scott and challenger Steven Gendron in her attempt to win one of six at-large seats in the general election on November 5, 2013.
As of September 16, no 2013 campaign donations or expenditures for Connie A. Martin have been reported to the Massachusetts Office of Campaign & Political Finance.
Connie A. Martin has not received any official endorsements for her campaign as of yet.
|Lowell Public Schools, At-large General Election, 2-year term, 2011|
|Nonpartisan||Kimberly A. Scott||15%||5,104|
|Nonpartisan||David J. Conway Incumbent||14.1%||4,808|
|Nonpartisan||James D. Leary Incumbent||13.4%||4,543|
|Nonpartisan||Robert J. Gignac||11.7%||3,970|
|Nonpartisan||Connie A. Martin Incumbent||10.7%||3,635|
|Nonpartisan||Jaqueline Doherty Incumbent||10.5%||3,556|
|Nonpartisan||Alison Laraba Incumbent||10.1%||3,419|
|Source: City of Lowell Election and Census Office, "2011 Municipal Election Results," accessed September 16, 2013|
|Lowell Public Schools, At-large General Election, 2-year term, 2009|
|Nonpartisan||David J. Conway Incumbent||15.9%||7,355|
|Nonpartisan||John J. Leahy Incumbent||15.7%||7,275|
|Nonpartisan||Jaqueline Doherty Incumbent||15.5%||7,179|
|Nonpartisan||James D. Leary Incumbent||15.3%||7,095|
|Nonpartisan||Connie A. Martin Incumbent||14.7%||6,825|
|Nonpartisan||Regina M. Faticanti Incumbent||7.7%||3,585|
|Source: City of Lowell Election and Census Office, "2009 Municipal Election Results," accessed September 16, 2013|
What's at stake?
There are six seats on the school board up for election on November 5, 2013. Incumbents David J. Conway, Robert J. Gignac, James D. Leary, Connie A. Martin, Kristin Ross-Sitcawich and Kimberly A. Scott are seeking re-election to the board. They're facing a single challenger, Steven Gendron.
About the district
LocationMiddlesex County, Massachusetts. The county seats of Middlesex County are Lowell and Cambridge. According to the 2010 US Census, Middlesex County is home to 1,537,215 residents.
Middlesex County outperformed the rest of Massachusetts in terms of its poverty rate, median rates of average household income and higher education achievement in 2011. The poverty rate in Middlesex County was 7.7% compared to 10.7% for the entire state. The median household income in Middlesex County was $79,691 compared to $65,981 for the state of Massachusetts. The US Census also found that 49.8% of Middlesex County residents aged 25 years and older attained a bachelor's degree compared to 38.7% in Massachusetts.
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- Lowell Sun, "Connie Martin," October 18, 2011
- The Massachusetts Office of Campaign & Political Finance, "Report Log," accessed September 16, 2013
- Come to Lowell, "Lowell Election Central," accessed September 16, 2013
- United States Census Bureau, "Middlesex County, Massachusetts," accessed September 10, 2013
- Massachusetts Secretary of State, “Enrollment Breakdown as of 2/15/2012,” accessed September 10, 2013