My name is Royce Carter Mann and I am running to be your next Seat 7 At-Large member on the Board of Education so that we can:

  • Prioritize early education and literacy
  • End the existing racial and economic segregation within APS
  • Ensure curriculum is culturally relevant and prepares students for college and career
  • Combat the school-to-prison pipeline through restorative justice and mental health support
  • Increase student, teacher, and community engagement

Vote for Royce Mann on November 2nd, 2021

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Royce Mann is honored to be endorsed by:

Rep. Park Cannon

Member of the Georgia House of Representatives & Co-Chair of The Peoples’ Uprising

Rep. El-Mahdi Holly

Member of the Georgia House of Representatives & Former Educator

Rep. Dr. Jasmine Clark

Member of the Georgia House of Representatives & Professor at Emory University

Rep. David Dreyer

Member of the Georgia House of Representatives & Local Attorney

Councilman Antonio Brown

Member of the Atlanta City Council

Commissioner Ted Terry

Dekalb County Commissioner and former Mayor of Clarkston

Diijon Dacosta

Vice-Chair of the Dekalb County Board of Education

Dr. Tarece Johnson 

Community advocate & Gwinnett County Board of Education Member

Attorney Gerald Griggs

Civil rights attorney, community advocate, & Co-Founder of the Georgia Alliance for Social Justice

Daniel Blackman

Author, community advocate, & 2020 nominee for Georgia Public Service Commission

Dr. Zackory Kirk

Community advocate & former Director of Curriculum and Instruction for APS

Otha Thornton

Former National PTA President & 2018 Democratic Nominee for Georgia State Superintendent

Maryam Ahmad

Former Candidate for Dekalb County Commission

Rick Hart

Former President of Young Democrats of Georgia

Tyrese Miller

Former Chair of Atlanta Public Schools Advisory Council

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