Editor’s note: This is one in a series of question and answer articles about local candidates running for office. The Northern Virginia Daily asked candidates three questions. The unedited responses are below.
Arnold Williams Jr. is running unopposed for reelection to the North River District seat on the Warren County School Board.
Please introduce yourself to our readers.
I'm a long time resident of Warren County. A Warren County graduate. I'm married to a local attorney and we have two boys. I'm also retired business owner.
Why are you running for School Board?
I'm running for re-election because I want to continue to give back to my community that has given to me over the past 50 plus years.
What is the biggest problem facing the School Board and how would you solve it?
The biggest opportunity we face is just like many other community's we must produce educated and productive member of society. And the fix is to retain effective teachers and have the buy in from all involved to reach this goal.