The three finalists for the post of Columbia Association president are scheduled to take part in a public forum from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m today at the Stonehouse, the Long Reach community center in Long Reach Village Center.
At the event, conducted by the association's board of directors, candidates will answer residents' questions submitted in advance. No questions will be taken at the forum, officials said.
The three candidates are vying to replace outgoing President Maggie J. Brown.
Association officials say the selection could be made in the coming days, and the new president is expected to assume office May 1.
The finalists are:
* Rob Goldman, 59, vice president of sports and fitness for the Columbia Association.
* Milton Matthews, 54, CEO of the Reston Association in Reston, Va.
* Phil Nelson, 59, city manager of Troy, Mich.