COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The President of the Columbus NAACP chapter announced that he will be running for a seat on the school board.
Nate Sanderson will be running for the at-large seat being vacated by Cathy Williams.
Sanderson announced his candidacy Thursday Jan. 23 at the new Citizens Service Center and says he thinks he would be a good fit on the board.
Sanderson has been president of the Columbus chaper of the NAACP since 2010, according to their website.
Sanderson is a retired military veteran and used to be a drill sergeant at Ft. Benning.