“Our school board is much better served with her small business background.”

– Enaj Sanduno (former customer with student currently in the district)

Small Business Owner

As an award winning small business owner, Simone owned a ladies apparel shop.  She learned first hand the challenges and benefits associated with budgets, deficits and customer service. 

 Named 1995 Minority Business Owner of the Year, featured in Crain’s Business Magazine and named “Best Of”, Simone understands the need for effective communication and innovative marketing.  She understands  rainy day reserves, inclusive planning, and cautious projections.