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Continued: Minneapolis school board maverick takes stand reluctantly

  • Article by: STEVE BRANDT , Star Tribune
  • Last update: December 27, 2013 - 5:50 AM

But she’ll keep voting as she sees it despite the repercussions. “I do not take it lightly,” she said.

 

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  • Carla Bates

  • CARLA BATES

    Roots: South Dakota, where she grew up feeling like an outsider due to poverty, family issues and sexual orientation.

    Full-time job: Manages information technology for the University of Minnesota’s psychology department.

    Working on: Master’s degree in curricular instruction.

    Longevity: The longest-serving school board member, she was first elected in 2008.

    Personal: Age 51, recently married her longtime partner, Susan Pollock. They have two sons and a daughter.

    Dream job in high school: To become dramaturge for the Guthrie Theatre.

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