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Five Seeking Seats on Amarillo College Board

Three incumbents and two challengers will be looking to win spots on the Amarillo College Board of Regents this May.

On Friday, challenger Terry Hawthorne became the fifth person in the race for the AC Board of Regents. According to his LinkedIn page, Hawthorne is an energy consultant at AC and Xcel Energy.

Hawthorne joins Jack B. Westbrook, a substitute teacher, challenging the incumbents on the board. Three seats are up for election and all three incumbents, Dr. Paul Proffer, Dr. David Woodburn, and Johnny Mize, are running for re-election.

Voters will decide this race May 4th.

Photo by MarketWatch

Photo by MarketWatch

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