• Bradley County Election Information

    Election Date: August 4th

    The last day to register to vote in this election was July 5th

    Local Elected Officials Running for Re-Election

    Chuck Fleischmann
    Chuck Fleischmann
    Incumbent for: US House of Representatives
    3rd Congressional District
    Affiliation: Republican Party

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    US Representative Page
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    Scott DesJarlais
    Scott DesJarlais
    Incumbent for: US House of Representatives
    4th Congressional District
    Affiliation: Republican Party

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    US Representatives Page
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    Todd Gardenhire
    Todd Gardenhire
    Incumbent for: Tennessee Senate
    10th Senatorial District
    Bradley and part of Hamilton Counties
    Affiliation: Republican Party

    Tennessee Government Page
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    Dan Howell
    Dan Howell
    Incumbent for: Tennessee House of Representatives
    22nd District
    Meigs, Polk and part of Bradley
    Affiliation: Republican Party

    Tennessee Governor Page
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    Kevin Brooks
    Kevin Brooks
    Incumbent for: Tennessee House of Representatives
    24th District
    Part of Bradley County
    Affiliation: Republican Party

    Official Website
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    Republican Primary

    Allan Levene
    Allan Levene
    Running for: US House of Representatives
    3rd Congressional District
    Affiliation: Republican Party

    Official Website
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    Geoffery Smith
    Geoffery Suhmer Smith
    Running for: US House of Representatives
    3rd Congressional District
    Affiliation: Republican Party

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    Yomi Faparusi
    Yomi “Fapas” Faparusi
    Running for: US House of Representatives
    4th Congressional District
    Affiliation: Republican Party

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    Erran Persley
    Erran Persley
    Running for: US House of Representatives
    4th Congressional District
    Affiliation: Republican Party

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    Grant Starrett
    Grant Starrett
    Running for: US House of Representatives
    4th Congressional District
    Affiliation: Republican Party

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    Democratic Primary

    Michael Friedman
    Michael Friedman
    Running for: US House of Representatives
    3rd Congressional District
    Affiliation: Democratic Party

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    Melody Shekari
    Melody Shekari
    Running for: US House of Representatives
    3rd Congressional District
    Affiliation: Democratic Party

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    Steven Reynolds
    Steven Reynolds
    Running for: US House of Representatives
    4th Congressional District
    Affiliation: Democratic Party

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    Ty O'Grady
    Ty O’Grady
    Running for: Tennessee Senate
    10th Senatorial District
    Affiliation: Democratic Party

    Official Website
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    Nick Wilkinson
    Nick Wilkinson
    Running for: Tennessee Senate
    10th Senatorial District
    Bradley and part of Hamilton Counties
    Affiliation: Democratic Party

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    Khristy Wilkinson
    Khristy Wilkinson
    Running for: Tennessee Senate
    10th Senatorial District
    Bradley and part of Hamilton Counties
    Affiliation: Democratic Party

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    Anna Miller Grabowski
    Running for: Tennessee House of Representatives
    22nd District
    Meigs, Polk and part of Bradley Counties
    Affiliation: Democratic Party

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    Bradley County General Election

    Stanley Thompson
    Stanley M. Thompson
    Running for: Assessor of Property
    Affiliation: Republican Party

    Stanley M. Thompson was elected in 1992, after working for former Assessor Doug Elrod for 7 years. He is currently serving his fifth term as Assessor of Bradley County.
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    Bradley County School Board

    Nancy Casson
    Nancy Casson
    Running for: County School Board
    District 1

    Casson has lived in Bradley County since 1980. She is the owner of the Red Ribbon Gift Shop. Casson previously worked as an elementary and special education teacher for McMinn County Schools.
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    Chris Turner
    Chris Turner
    Incumbent for: County School Board
    District 1

    Chris Turner is a candidate for re-election to county school board District 1. He is currently serving as Chairman. Turner was elected to the Bradley County Board of Education in 2012 and unanimously elected chairman of the board in 2015.
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    Ted Bryson
    Ted Bryson
    Running for: County School Board
    District 3

    Bryson is a candidate for District 3 representative on the Bradley County Board of Education in Tennessee. He is a graduate of Lee University and worked as an educator in Bradley County Schools for 42 years before he retired in 2012.
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    Nicholas Lillios
    Nicholas Lillios
    Incumbent for: County School Board
    District 3

    Lillios is the District 3 representative on the Bradley County Board of Education in Tennessee. He was first elected to the board in August 2012 and served as chair in 2015.
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    Rodney Dillard
    Rodney Dillard
    Incumbent for: County School Board
    District 5

    Dillard is the District 5 representative on the Bradley County Board of Education in Tennessee running for re-election and has held the position since 2012.
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    Amanda Lee
    Amanda Lee
    Incumbent for: County School Board
    District 6

    Lee is the District 6 representative on the Bradley County Board of Education in Tennessee. She was first appointed to the board in April 2015 by the Bradley County Commission.
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    Jerry Frazier
    Running for: County School Board
    District 7

    Frazier is running for District 6 represented for Bradley County School Board of Education. He served as Superintendent of Schools for Bradley County from 1988-1996.
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    Charlie Rose
    Charlie Rose
    Incumbent for: County School Board
    District 7

    Rose is the District 7 representative on the Bradley County Board of Education in Tennessee. He has held this position since 2008.
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    Cleveland City Council

    George Poe
    George Poe, Jr.
    Incumbent for: City Council
    At-Large 1

    Poe was elected to the city council September 11, 2000. Poe was a firefighter for both city and county fire departments for many years and now serves the entire city as an at-large councilman.
    Cleveland Government Page
    Avery Johnson
    Avery L. Johnson, Sr.
    Running for: City Council
    At-Large 1

    Avery Johnson was appointed to the City Council on December 13, 1993 as one of the original council members when Cleveland's form of government changed. He retired from Maytag Cooking Products after 44 years of management. He is currently severing as the District 3 Councilman for Cleveland City Council.
    Cleveland Government Page
    Jonathan Porter
    Jonathan Porter
    Running for: City Council
    At-Large 1

    Porter was raised in Riceville with eight brothers and sisters; Porter is a 1983 graduate of McMinn County High School. He is also the President-elect for the organization 100 Black Men, Cleveland Chapter and currently the owner operator of Porter Concrete Construction Co.
    Cleveland Daily Banner Article
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    Larry Bryant
    Running for: City Council
    District 3

    Larry Bryant is one of 4 people running for the vacant district 3 councilman seat. Bryant, among other candidates answered questions at the Bradley County GOP Forum on June 30th.
    Chattanoogan Article about the Forum
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    Tom Cassada
    Running for: City Council
    District 3

    Tom Cassada is a successful businessman and longtime resident of the City of Cleveland and Bradley County. He graduated from Lee University in 1992 and is currently serving as VP of Operations for ABCOR Packaging.
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    Pam Edgemon
    Pam Edgemon
    Running for: City Council
    District 3

    Edgemon is a longtime resident of Bradley County and current resident of Cleveland. She received her Bachelor degree in Business Professional Management in 2003 from Nova Southeastern University and recently received certification in Civil Law Mediation.
    Cleveland Daily Banner Article
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    Michael Plumley
    Running for: City Council
    District 3

    Plumley is a former Bradley Schools teacher and graduated from Lee University with a Bachelor degree in Elementary Education in 1977. He also attended the Bradley County GOP forum to answer questions for voters.
    Chattanoogan Article about the Forum
    David May
    David May
    Running for: City Council
    District 4

    Councilman May has been involved in service to the City of Cleveland since he was a student. He was a volunteer fire fighter and was a founding member of the 911 board. The 4th District consists of the Senior Center, Lee University and part of Cleveland High School.
    Cleveland Government Page
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    Mary Baier
    Running for: City Council
    District 5

    Baier has served as Building inspector for the City Cleveland and currently operates her own independent contracting company.
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    Dale Hughes
    Dale Hughes
    Incumbent for: City Council
    District 5

    Dale R. Hughes was elected on September 1, 2012 as District 5 Councilman. He is a graduate of Lee University. Dale is a former athletic director and basketball coach of Lee University and principal of Bradley Central High School. He presently owns and operates Sonlight and Masters Way Properties here in Cleveland.
    Cleveland Government Page

    Cleveland City School Board

    Steve Morgan
    Steve Morgan
    Incumbent for: City School Board
    At-Large

    Steve Morgan, Chairman Pro-Tem, represents the City At-Large for the Cleveland School Board. Steve attended Cleveland State Community College and received his diploma from the University of Madrid, Spain in International and Cultural Studies.
    Cleveland City School Board Member's Page
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    Tim Radar
    Running for: City School Board
    At-Large

    Radar turned in his petition for At-Large Representative of the City School Board in April of 2016.
    Cleveland Daily Banner Article
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    Carolyn H. Ingram
    Running for: City School Board
    District 1

    Former Yates Primary School Principal Carolyn Ingram. She has picked up her petition for Cleveland City School Board District 1 in March of 2016. She has 45 years’ experience working education.
    Cleveland Daily Banner Article
    George Meacham
    George Meacham
    Incumbent for: City School Board
    District 1

    Meacham represents the first district where he has lived for forty-three years and was appointed to the Cleveland City School Board in August of 2011 and elected to the position in 2012.
    Cleveland City School Board Member’s Page
    Krista McKay
    Krista McKay
    Running for: City School Board
    District 2

    McKay is currently a professor of English at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She has also worked as the Parent Involvement coordinator of Cleveland City schools from 2005-2007.
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