Candidate filing for May 2021 elections in Keller, Roanoke, northeast Fort Worth to end Feb. 12

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

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

Candidate filing for the May 1 elections is underway in Keller, Roanoke and northeast Fort Worth. Filing opened Jan. 13 and will close Feb. 12. Several city and school board positions are up for grabs this year.

Early voting begins April 19 through April 27. Election day is May 1.

Here is a list of all candidates who have filed an application as of Feb. 9. Incumbents are marked with an asterisk.

Keller City Council Place 1

Mitch Holmes*


Keller City Council Place 2

Sean Hicks*

Roanoke mayor

Carl E. Gierisch Jr. “Scooter”*

Roanoke City Council Ward 1

Angela Diane Grimm*

Roanoke City Council Ward 2

Bryan Moyers

Michael J. Callaway

Roanoke City Council Ward 3

David Thompson*

Roanoke City Council 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

Fort Worth City Council District 4

Kristie Hanhart

Tara Wilson

Cary Moon*

Max Striker

Fort Worth City Council District 7

Shawn Lassiter

Lee Henderson

Zeb Pent

Paxton Motheral

Keller ISD Place 6

Shalunda Corzine

Charles Randklev

Keller ISD Place 7

Ruthie Keyes*

Jacqueline Reagan

Northwest ISD Place 1

DeAnne Hatfield*

Northwest ISD Place 2

Mark Schulter*
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.