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David Held had not submitted candidate information, therefore this information was filled out by North Canton Patch with the help of the Stark County Board of Elections Office.
Name: David Held
Occupation: Executive director, Stark-Tuscarawas-Wayne Joint Solid Waste Management District
Education: St Edward High School 1984; bachelor's degree in communications from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and a master's in organizational leadership from Regent University of Virginia
Political Affiliation: Republican
Office Sought: Mayor of North Canton
Previous Political Office Sought or Held: Current mayor of North Canton
Candidate Statement: Not available