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2016 Election

Lone Star College Board of Trustees Election

Voters will go to the polls on November 8, 2016 to determine who will hold three places on the Lone Star College System nine-member Board of Trustees.  Up for election are Districts 5, 6 and 7.  The terms are for six years.

Filing for a position on the ballot closed at 5:00 p.m. Monday, August 22, 2016. The drawing for a position of the ballot was held at 5:15 p.m.
Deadline for declaration of write in candidacy was August 26 at 5 p.m.

Candidates are listed by position on the ballot

Trustee District 5

  1. David Vogt
  2. Luis Granados

Trustee District 6

  1. Myriam Saldivar*

Trustee District 7

  1. Linda Good
  2. Ronald Trowbridge

*If there is only one candidate for election to one or more positions at the close of the declaration of write-in candidacy deadline at 5:00 p.m. on August 26, 2016, Dr. Ron Trowbridge, Board of Trustees Secretary, shall certify in writing which candidates are unopposed for election. The certification shall be delivered to the Board of Trustees as soon as possible and the Board, in accordance with Texas Open Meeting requirements, may declare each unopposed candidate elected to office. If Dr. Ron Trowbridge is one of the unopposed candidates, Dr. Alton Smith, Board of Trustees Assistant Secretary, shall certify in writing which candidates are unopposed for election. The certification shall be delivered to the Board of Trustees as soon as possible and the Board, in accordance with Texas Open Meeting requirements, may declare each unopposed candidate elected to office.

District Maps

Board members are elected to single member districts and are volunteers who serve without pay. They serve staggered terms so that there are always experienced members on the board.