Name: Joyce Hood-Orlowski
Address: Iron River
Family: Divorced, one child in Iron River Elementary School and one in Northwestern Middle School.
Education: Northwestern High School graduate.
Occupation: Chief executive officer of Hood Equipment.
Community involvement: Lions Club member, Girl Scout Leader for eight years.
Name: Kim R. Pearson
Family: Married with a junior at Northwestern High School and one a nursing student at UW-Eau Claire.
Occupation: Registered nurse, nurse manager at Essentia-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in nursing from the College of St. Scholastica
Community involvement: Finishing first term on Maple School Board, president of the Northwestern Activities Club, club director for the Junior Olympic Volleyball program, served eight years as president of the Northwestern Elementary School PTO
Name: David D. Paulus
Family: Married with three children, ages 16, 13 and 9
Occupation: Manager for Union Pacific Railroad since 1994
Education: Graduated from Northwestern High School 1989; graduated from UWS in 1994.
Community involvement: Finishing first term on Maple School Board.