Michael Golden, one of the six candidates running for Great Neck Public Schools (GNPS) Board of Education trustee on May 16 has pulled out of the race.
“I have withdrawn my candidacy, for various personal and political reasons,” said Golden.
Golden was running for the board seat currently held by Lawrence Gross, who is not seeking reelection. The remaining candidates for the seat are Nikolas Kron, Jeffrey Shi and Grant Toch.
Rebecca Sassouni and Ilya Aronovich are running for the other open seat, currently held by Susan Healy, who is not seeking reelection.
The Board of Education trustee election will be held from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Tuesday, May 16. Qualified district residents who live north of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) can vote at the Baker School, located at 69 Baker Hill Rd. Residents who live south of the LIRR may vote at South High School, 341 Lakeville Rd. For voter registration and absentee ballot information, call the office of the district clerk at 516-441-4020.