On Friday, May 25, 2012, Mrs. Malinda Hodge announced her candidacy and qualified for the 2nd District School Board Seat.
Mrs. Hodge is a lifelong resident of Savannah- Chatham County. She is a graduate of the Savannah- Chatham County Public School System and she attended Savannah State University. She is an advocate for education. Mrs. Hodge is currently a member of the National Parent Teacher Association where she served as a local PTA President and member of the PTA Council for Savannah Chatham County Public Schools. She is presently serving on the Board of Directors of the Chatham- Savannah Youth Futures Authority.
Her passion for children and youth is evident in her community involvement, her neighborhood participation, and in her home.
She has already gained the support of local elected officials, clergy, neighborhood association leaders and educators.