Candidates on the May election ballot in Keller, Roanoke and Northeast Fort Worth

Candidate filing for the May 1 election opened Jan. 13 and closed Feb. 12. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Candidate filing for the May 1 election opened Jan. 13 and closed Feb. 12. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Candidate filing for the May 1 election opened Jan. 13 and closed Feb. 12. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Candidate filings for the May 1 election is complete in Keller, Roanoke and Northeast Fort Worth. Filing opened on Jan. 13 and closed on Feb. 12. Several city and school board positions are up for grabs this year.

Early voting runs from April 19-27. Election day is May 1.

Here is a list of all candidates who will appear on the ballot. Incumbents are marked with an asterisk.

Keller City Council Place 1

Mitch Holmes*


David A. Tashman

Shannon Dubberly

Keller City Council Place 2

Sean Hicks*

Josh Bunch

Roanoke Mayor

Carl E. Gierisch Jr. “Scooter”*

Moueed Rajabi

Roanoke Ward 1

Angela Diane Grimm*

Hogan Page

Roanoke Ward 2

Bryan Moyers

Michael J. Callaway

Roanoke Ward 3

David Thompson*

Roanoke Ward 3 (unexpired term)

Paul Laymon

Fort Worth Mayor

Brian Byrd

Mike Haynes

Deborah Peoples

Chris Rector

Ann Zadeh

Mattie Parker

Mylene George

Cedric C. Kanyinda

Steve Penate

Daniel “DC” Cadwell I

Leroy Scott

Fort Worth District 4

Cary Moon*

Kristie Hanhart

Tara Wilson

Max Striker

Jorge L. Chavez

Fort Worth District 7

Shawn Lassiter

Lee Henderson

Zeb Pent

Connie Cottrell

Morris Curlee Jr.

Leonard Firestone

Nick Genua

Joseph Lockhart Jr.

Michele Stephens McNill

Irvin (Tee) Thomas

Jake Wurman

Miguel Zamora

Keller ISD Place 6

Shalunda Corzine

Charles Randklev

Yohannes A. Mengsteab

Keller ISD Place 7

Ruthie Keyes*

Jacqueline Reagan

Northwest ISD Place 1

DeAnne Hatfield*

Northwest ISD Place 2

Mark Schulter*

Kevin Lebanik
By Sandra Sadek
Sandra Sadek covers the cities of Grapevine, Southlake and Roanoke as well as Carroll ISD for Community Impact. She graduated from Texas State University where she majored in journalism and international relations. She has experience working for several local papers including the University Star, the Katy Times, and the Fort Stockton Pioneer. When she's not on the ground reporting, she enjoys a good book and a hot drink. Follow her on social media @ssadek19.


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