Editor's Note: The following information was provided by the Roach campaign.

Jim Roach has been involved with education for 33 years. When he moved to Putnam County 25 years ago. He has held the positions of teacher, coach, dean of students, assistant principal, principal, and district-level administrator.

His wife has been a Math teacher in Putnam County for 25 years. Both of his children are graduates of the Putnam County School District and have made teaching their careers.