Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

School Board President Voted Out of Office.

Byline: Andrea Schoellkopf Journal Staff Writer

Harper Loses To Terry in District 3

Rio Rancho voters ousted school board president Carl Harper in Tuesday's school board election, according to unofficial results.

Board member Lisa Cour Reid retained her seat by a narrow margin over former teachers' union president Wynn Olmon.

And Don Schlichte, a local pastor, won the District 1 seat over attorney Rose Wilson Parvaz. That seat is being vacated by Karla Walker, who did not run for re-election.

Margaret Terry, who won the District 3 seat over Harper and health care consultant Jake Castellano with 37.5 percent of the vote, said she was too scared to check the voting results at Puesta del Sol Elementary, so she made her husband do it for her. …

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