Amelia Stinson-Wesley was a candidate for an at-large seat on the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education in North Carolina. The seat was up for general election on November 3, 2015. Amelia Stinson-Wesley lost the general election on November 3, 2015. The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction released a report showing North Carolina's teacher turnover rate tripled from 2010 to 2015. Following the state-wide trend, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school district lost a 12-year high of 16.5 percent of their teachers in 2015.