DEARBORN, DEARBORN HEIGHTS – In Dearborn and Dearborn Heights, voters will select trustees for the Dearborn, Crestwood and District Seven School Board in the Nov. 6 elections.
Three seats are available on the Dearborn School Board— one two year term and two six year terms.
Current Trustee Mary Lane was the only candidate to file for the two year term, while Afaf Ahmad, Aman Fidama, Adel Mozip and Cynthia Parrelly filed to run for the six year term.
Candidates Billy Amen, Khalil El-Saghir, Roxanne McDonald and James Thorpe have filed for both the two and six year terms.
“Please keep in mind that the candidates that filed for both the two and six year terms must withdraw from one by 4 p.m. Friday, July 27,” Dearborn City Clerk George Darany said. “If they fail to withdraw from one race, they will be disqualified from both races.”
In Dearborn Heights, Crestwood School Board incumbents Kevin Suave, Lynne Senia and Donna Ancinec have filed to run for the three six-year terms that will end on Dec. 31, 2024, as has challenger Salwa Fawaz.
The District Seven School Board has terms ending on New Year’s Eve, as well as on Dec. 31, 2020 and Dec. 31, 2022. Mandy Diroff, the current board president, is the sole person who filed for the unexpired term ending this December.
Diroff also filed to run for the unexpired term ending in 2020, as has Susan Almaliki. Jonathan Premo, Marcia LeBar, Carrie Harleton, Karen Whisler and Bill Dishroom have filed to run for the term ending in 2022.