Sarah Brown has officially announced her candidacy for Justice of the Peace, District 3. Brown, of Shirley, is a lifetime resident of Van Buren County and a dedicated public servant. She is an educator and currently serves as Program Coordinator for HIPPY, a federal program designed to help parents better prepare their children to enter kindergarten. She serves as a Volunteer Fire Fighter and First Responder with the Shirley Fire Department. Brown also volunteered to become a licensed EMT to better serve her community. Brown has a master’s degree in Leadership Studies from UCA and a Bachelor of Education degree from ASU-Jonesboro.

“I have dedicated my life to public service as an educator, volunteer firefighter, and EMT (May 2018). I feel it is my civic duty to continue that service on the Quorum Court not only to give back to our community, but to help make decisions to positively impact the betterment of our county. I take pride in our home and I want to help make it an even better, safer place to live and raise a family. I appreciate the opportunity to continue to serve our community and humbly ask for your support.”