Douglas Coleman, House District 16
Representative Douglas Coleman has been a CTE teacher for more than 30 years, most of that time at Apache Junction High School. He served on the Apache Junction City Council and 12 years as Mayor. As a legislator, he was Vice Chair of the House Education Committee. His priorities include providing proper funding and resources to all Arizona students, as well as restoring funding for critical building maintenance. He believes accountability and training should be expectations for not only teachers, but administrators and staff. He is also a proponent of all day kindergarten. Stand for Children Arizona endorsed Rep. Coleman in 2014 and is proud to do so again.