(BEDFORD) – George McNichols is announcing his School Board candidacy for North Lawrence Community Schools (NLCS).
His focus is improving schools, enhancing the quality of education, and increasing opportunities for young people, all of which add to the value of community. Heightening student experiences and raising school ratings will be the goals and guiding principles for McNichols during his school board tenure. He is known for being a team player, consensus builder, and compassionate community advocate.
McNichols wants every child, regardless of their circumstances, to have access to educational excellence and opportunities that lead them to a promising future.
McNichols works for Tri-County Steel at East Gate Business and Technology Center. He supports the United States Marine Corps at Crane, and across the country, on surveillance systems. He also manages training and curriculum development.
In his free time, McNichols enjoys being active with his family, playing the guitar, and coaching youth soccer.
McNichols graduated from Bedford North Lawrence High School in 2000 and holds a degree from Purdue University. After college, McNichols lived in Indianapolis and Bloomington before returning to Bedford with his wife in 2015 to start a family. They have two young sons.