Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

School Board Hopefuls Backed.

Byline: Andrea Schoellkopf Journal Staff Writer

Union Endorsing Ex-Director, 2 Others

The Rio Rancho School Employees Union has endorsed three candidates one its former director for the local board of education.

The candidates include Rose Parvaz for District 1, Margaret Terry for District 3, and former union executive director Wynn Olmon for District 5. All three would be newcomers to the board.

"We felt that those were the folks that would bring the variety of experience and the depth of understanding to the board that we'd like to see," union president Mara Monjaras said.

Monjaras said all three candidates have an understanding of the importance of educational employees and want to reduce staff turnover. …

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