Here's who is running for Collin College board of trustees May election

Candidate filing for the May 1 election for the Collin College board of trustees opened Jan. 13 and closed Feb. 12. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)
Candidate filing for the May 1 election for the Collin College board of trustees opened Jan. 13 and closed Feb. 12. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)

Candidate filing for the May 1 election for the Collin College board of trustees opened Jan. 13 and closed Feb. 12. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)

Three seats on the Collin College school board are up for grabs this spring.

All three incumbents on the Collin College school board applied for re-election, and all three will face a single challenger after the filing period for positions closed at 5 p.m. Feb. 12.

Here is a list of all candidates who will appear on the ballot:

Place 7

Incumbent Jim Orr


Helen Chang

Place 8

Incumbent Bob Collins

Misty Irby

Place 9

Incumbent Andy Hardin

Jacoby Stewart

Board members for Collin College serve six-year, staggered terms and are not subject to term limits. Candidates run for specific seats and represent the community at large.

Early voting is April 19-27. The election is May 1.
By Francesca D' Annunzio
Francesca D'Annunzio covers K-12 and higher education, development, planning and zoning, and transportation in Frisco and McKinney. She attended college at the University of Texas at Austin, where she reported for the Daily Texan and interned for the Austin Chronicle. When she's not reporting, she enjoys spending time outdoors and experimenting in the kitchen.


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