Board of Education
Sean Strain
Sean Strain, District 6
Strain was elected to the Board of Education in 2017. A product of public schools, Strain was raised as a military dependent. A business and systems consultant with Perficient, he has particular interest in the use of metrics and data analysis. He graduated from Virginia Tech with a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering. Previously, Strain served for three years as a School Leadership Team member at Crestdale Middle. He currently serves on four nonprofit executive boards and advisory committees in Mecklenburg County. Strain is married with four children who are enrolled in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. His salary as a Board of Education member is $1, 574.33per month.


P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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