TASA Announces Executive Committee Election Results, Incoming Officers for 2015-16
Region 9: Dennis Bennett, superintendent, Jacksboro ISD
Region 11: Gayle Stinson, superintendent, Lake Dallas ISD
Region 15: Aaron Hood, superintendent, Robert Lee ISD
Returning to the Executive Committee for terms ending May 31, 2017, are:
Region 1: Daniel Trevino, superintendent, Mercedes ISD
Region 3: Vicki F. Adams, superintendent, Palacios ISD (see update below)
Region 5: Shannon J. Holmes, superintendent, Hardin-Jefferson ISD
Region 7: Fred S. Hayes, superintendent, Nacogdoches ISD
Region 13: Douglas Killian, superintendent, Hutto ISD
Region 17: Kevin Spiller, superintendent, Seagraves ISD
Region 19: Jose G. Franco, superintendent, Fort Hancock ISD
At-Large Appointments to Executive Committee Approved
Two new at-large members will join the Executive Committee on June 1. Elizabeth Clark, associate superintendent, Birdville ISD, and Clark Ealy, superintendent, College Station ISD, will replace outgoing at-large members Jodi Duron, superintendent, Elgin ISD, and Gena Gardiner, assistant superintendent, Highland Park ISD. Clark and Ealy will serve two-year terms.
2015-16 TASA President-Elect and Vice President Chosen
At its March 24 meeting, the TASA Executive Committee confirmed the election of Alamo Heights ISD Superintendent Kevin Brown to serve as 2015-16 TASA president-elect. Brown was the only candidate to submit the necessary petitions, having served during the current year as TASA vice-president. The Executive Committee elected Alvin ISD Superintendent Buck Gilcrease to serve as vice-president. Both will serve one-year terms starting June 1.
President-Elect Rue to Assume Position of President
Karen Rue, superintendent, Northwest ISD, assumes the position of TASA president on June 1.