HAAR Announces 2020 Primary Endorsements

After a rigorous process to select a candidate interview panel for 2020 Elections, as well as numerous candidate interviews and completed questionnaires, the Huntsville Area Association of REALTORS® (HAAR) is pleased to announce the following candidate endorsements for upcoming contested primary elections in Madison County on March 3rd.

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For Madison County Tax Collector: Valerie Miles

Valerie Miles expressed a passion for educating the public through the role of Tax Collector to take the frustration out of the process for residents, as well as a compassion and desire to help them solve their taxation problems. Her drive for the Madison County community, desire for collaboration between Tax Collector, Tax Assessor and Probate offices, as well as a high problem-solving skill set have earned her HAAR’s endorsement in the March 3rd primary.

For County Commission District 1: Tom Brandon

Tom Brandon has a clear dedication to the issues facing Madison County’s First District. His desire to impact his community is displayed through boots-on-the-ground involvement in community development and growth. Brandon brings administrative, business, and organizational experience to his campaign, with a platform focused on prioritizing necessary infrastructure, green space, and recreation necessary for district residents’ quality of life.

For County Commission District 6: JesHenry Malone

Incumbent County Commissioner JesHenry Malone has a record of taking action to solve the problems faced by his district, while being a smart steward of the district funds to meet residents’ needs.
District 6 has tremendous potential for growth and Commissioner Malone has the knowledge and leadership to guide his community in the right direction.

For County School Board District 3: Howell Lee

Howell Lee has a laser focus on workforce development in today’s changing labor market in Madison County.
He has worked on the local, regional, and state level as a champion for education and career development.
Howell is a friend to the REALTORS® and Builders through his career-long support of the industry.

Other March 3rd Local Races

HAAR did not endorse candidates in every race, specifically those who are running unopposed in their respective primary elections. For a full listing of each race that will be on the ballot, view both Democratic and Republican sample ballots by clicking HERE.

HAAR plans to meet with all candidates, even those without opposition in their campaigns, before their general elections in our mission to elect REALTOR Champions and educate them on homeownership and private property rights.