Meet Tom Pickering
OFFICE SOUGHT: McIntosh District National Council Seat B.
FAMILY: Married 38 years with two children and three grandchildren.
OCCUPATION: Self-employed as a business consultant.
EDUCATION: Graduate of Central Tech and Oklahoma State University Technical College. Attended Bacone College, currently working on a bachelors in entrepreneurship at Northeastern State University.
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Baptist.
HOBBIES: Volunteerism, reading.
WHAT: Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council election.
WHERE: Various sites throughout the Creek Nation.
WHEN: Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 21.
INFO: Voters who are unsure of where they are registered should call the Election Board office before Election Day at (918) 732-7631 or (918) 732-7736.
Area polling places
• Muscogee Indian Community, 335 N. 4th St., Muskogee.
• Checotah Indian Community, 500 Owens Ave., Checotah.
• Eufaula Indian Community, 703 W. Forrest Ave., Eufaula.