David Simons announced his candidacy for Savannah-Chatham County School Board President Monday.
He said he has the skills needed to make a difference.
"As a business owner and a combat veteran, I believe my skills and experience will benefit our school board," said Simons. "The business of our schools is educating our future."
Simons is the owner of the Simons Political Group and is a Lieutenant Colonel serving as the public affairs officer at the 165th Air Lift Wing, Georgia Air National Guard.
He has served three tours to the war zones of Iraq and Afghanistan.
He serves on the board of directors for the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce.
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