Leander ISD board election sees 2 contested seats, 1 uncontested race

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Six candidates will run among three Leander ISD board of trustees seats in the Nov. 3 election. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)

Six candidates will run among three Leander ISD board of trustees seats in the Nov. 3 election. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)

Six candidates will run among three Leander ISD board of trustees seats in the Nov. 3 election.

Places 3, 4 and 5 are up for election in 2020, and each seat serves a four-year term. The terms for Places 1, 2, 6 and 7 end in 2022. Trustees are elected at-large.


Place 3 trustee Pam Waggoner and Place 4 trustee Grace Barber-Jordan are not seeking re-election. Incumbent Jim MacKay is the sole candidate in the Place 5 race.

These are the six candidates:

Place 3

  • Christine Mauer

  • Chris Remy

  • David "Speedy" Wise


Place 4


  • Anna Smith

  • Jeff Johnson


Place 5


  • Jim MacKay - incumbent


Early voting for the Nov. 3 election runs Oct. 13-30. Williamson County has designated 19 early voting locations. Travis County will have 35 early voting locations.
By Taylor Girtman
After interning with Community Impact Newspaper in 2019, Taylor Girtman became a reporter for the Cedar Park and Leander edition in Feb. 2020. She covers Leander ISD and the Cedar Park and Leander city councils.


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