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}}{{tnr}}'''Craig Beytien''' currently serves as an at-large member on the [[Dubuque Community Schools, Iowa|Dubuque Community School Board]]. He first won election to the board in 2009 and won a second term on the board on September 10, 2013.  
 
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'''Craig Beytien''' currently serves as an at-large member on the [[Dubuque Community Schools, Iowa|Dubuque Community School Board]]. He is seeking re-election against challengers [[Terra Siegert]], [[Jim Prochaska]] and fellow incumbent [[George Davis]] in the school board election on September 10, 2013.
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==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Beytien was born in Minnesota and grew up in Kansas City. Craig attended public schools and graduated from the University of Kansas in 1982. He began his business career in educational publishing with Macmillan before he joined McGraw-Hill in 1988 as College Textbook Editor. He eventually assumed the position of Vice-President of Product Development at McGraw-Hill, and served there for over 16-years. Currently, Beytien is Executive VP and a Partner at a publishing consulting firm called Content Connections. Beytien, his wife Alyson, and his three sons, Spencer, Joshua, and Zachary moved to Dubuque in 2003. Craig is also a woodworker hobbyist and semi-professional magician, as well as a devout Mormon.<ref>[http://dev.dubuque.k12.ia.us/schoolboardmembers ''Meet the Board of Dubuque Community School District'' Accessed August 13, 2013</ref>
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Beytien was born in Minnesota and grew up in Kansas City. Craig attended public schools and graduated from the University of Kansas in 1982. He began his business career in educational publishing with Macmillan before he joined McGraw-Hill in 1988 as College Textbook Editor. He eventually assumed the position of Vice-President of Product Development at McGraw-Hill, and served there for over 16 years. Currently, Beytien is Executive VP and a Partner at a publishing consulting firm called Content Connections. Beytien, his wife Alyson, and his three sons, Spencer, Joshua, and Zachary moved to Dubuque in 2003. Craig is also a woodworker hobbyist and semi-professional magician, as well as a devout Mormon.<ref>[http://dev.dubuque.k12.ia.us/schoolboardmembers ''Meet the Board of Dubuque Community School District'' Accessed August 13, 2013]</ref>
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==Elections==
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===2013===
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:: ''See also: [[Dubuque Community Schools elections (2013)]]''
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====Opposition====
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Beytien won re-election to the board by placing second out of four candidates in the September 10, 2013 general election for three available seats.
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====Results====
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==Election History==
 
 
===2009===
 
===2009===
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Beytien placed first out of six candidates to win election to the board in September 2009.
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|winner2 = [[George Davis]]
 
|winner3 = Otto Krueger
 
|winner3 = Otto Krueger
 
|candidate4 = David Patton
 
|candidate4 = David Patton
 
|candidate5 = Ted Stieber
 
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|candidate6 = Breyan Strickler
 
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==About the district==
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:: See also: [[Dubuque Community Schools, Iowa]]
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[[File:Iowa Dubuque Map.png|200px|thumb|left|link=Dubuque Community Schools, Iowa]]Dubuque Community Schools is located in Dubuque, Iowa. According to the 2010 US Census, Dubuque is home to 58,155 residents.<ref>[http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/19/1922395.html|accessdate=30 July 2013]</ref> The district lies on the eastern border of Iowa and is 201 miles east of Des Moines.
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===Demographics===
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The median household income in Dubuque in 2011 was $43,362 compared to $50,451 for the state of Iowa. The poverty rate was 11.8% in Dubuque compared to 11.9% statewide. The graduation rate for Dubuque was 90.0% whereas statewide the graduation rate for Iowa is 90.3%.<ref>[http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/19/1922395.html ''U.S. Census,'' ''Dubuque City Quick Facts'', accessed July 30, 2013]</ref>
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" |'' Racial Demographics, 2012<ref>[http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/19/1922395.html ''U.S. Census,'' ''Dubuque City Quick Facts'', accessed July 30, 2013]</ref>
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| White || 91.7% || 91.3%
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| Black or African American || 4.0% || 2.9%
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| American Indian and Alaska Native || 0.3% || 0.4%
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| Asian || 1.1% || 1.7%
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| Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander || 0.5% || 0.1%
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| Two or More Races || 1.8% || 1.8%
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| Hispanic or Latino || 2.4% || 5.0%
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" |'' Party Affiliation, 2013<ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/VRStatsArchive/2013/CoJune13.pdf Iowa Secretary of State, ''Monthly Voter Registration Totals'', accessed July 30, 2013]</ref>
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| Democratic || 24,887 || 39.9%
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| Unaffiliated || 22,627 || 36.3%
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| Republican || 14,781 || 23.7%
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| Other || 102 || 0.2%
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==See also==
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*[[Iowa school districts]]
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*[[Dubuque Community Schools elections (2013)]]
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*[[Dubuque Community Schools, Iowa]]
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==External links==
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* [http://www.dubuque.k12.ia.us/index.shtml District page]
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* [http://www.linkedin.com/pub/craig-beytien/0/594/121 LinkedIn page]
  
 
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Craig Beytien
Beytien.jpg
Board member, Dubuque School Board, At-large
Incumbent
Term ends
2017
Years in position 5
Elections and appointments
Last electionSeptember 10, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Kansas
Master'sWashburn University
Personal
ProfessionPublishing executive
ReligionMormon
Websites
Office website
Craig Beytien currently serves as an at-large member on the Dubuque Community School Board. He first won election to the board in 2009 and won a second term on the board on September 10, 2013.

Biography

Beytien was born in Minnesota and grew up in Kansas City. Craig attended public schools and graduated from the University of Kansas in 1982. He began his business career in educational publishing with Macmillan before he joined McGraw-Hill in 1988 as College Textbook Editor. He eventually assumed the position of Vice-President of Product Development at McGraw-Hill, and served there for over 16 years. Currently, Beytien is Executive VP and a Partner at a publishing consulting firm called Content Connections. Beytien, his wife Alyson, and his three sons, Spencer, Joshua, and Zachary moved to Dubuque in 2003. Craig is also a woodworker hobbyist and semi-professional magician, as well as a devout Mormon.[1]

Elections

2013

See also: Dubuque Community Schools elections (2013)

Opposition

Beytien won re-election to the board by placing second out of four candidates in the September 10, 2013 general election for three available seats.

Results

Dubuque Community Schools, At-large General Election, 4-year term, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngJim Prochaska 33.1% 2,559
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngCraig Beytien Incumbent 27% 2,085
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngTerra Siegert 23% 1,773
     Nonpartisan George Davis Incumbent 16.9% 1,304
Total Votes 7,721
Source: The Telegraph Herald, "Beytien, Prochaska, Siegert elected to Dubuque school board," September 10, 2013


2009

Beytien placed first out of six candidates to win election to the board in September 2009.

Dubuque Community Schools, At-Large Position, 4-year term, 2009
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngCraig Beytien 17.4% 1,813
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Davis 22.1% 2,301
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngOtto Krueger 22.8% 2,374
     Nonpartisan David Patton 12.5% 1,298
     Nonpartisan Ted Stieber 14.2% 1,481
     Nonpartisan Breyan Strickler 10.9% 1,130
Total Votes 10,397
Source: Dubuque County School Election 2009, accessed August 13, 2013

About the district

See also: Dubuque Community Schools, Iowa
Iowa Dubuque Map.png
Dubuque Community Schools is located in Dubuque, Iowa. According to the 2010 US Census, Dubuque is home to 58,155 residents.[2] The district lies on the eastern border of Iowa and is 201 miles east of Des Moines.

Demographics

The median household income in Dubuque in 2011 was $43,362 compared to $50,451 for the state of Iowa. The poverty rate was 11.8% in Dubuque compared to 11.9% statewide. The graduation rate for Dubuque was 90.0% whereas statewide the graduation rate for Iowa is 90.3%.[3]

Racial Demographics, 2012[4]
Race Dubuque City (%) Iowa (%)
White 91.7% 91.3%
Black or African American 4.0% 2.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.3% 0.4%
Asian 1.1% 1.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.1%
Two or More Races 1.8% 1.8%
Hispanic or Latino 2.4% 5.0%

Party Affiliation, 2013[5]
Party Registered Voters  % of Total
Democratic 24,887 39.9%
Unaffiliated 22,627 36.3%
Republican 14,781 23.7%
Other 102 0.2%


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