Ayala, Wood, Deakyne elected to Tarrant County Community College board; District 5 race remains undecided

Here are the results for the May 1 Tarrant County Community College Board of Trustees. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Here are the results for the May 1 Tarrant County Community College Board of Trustees. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Here are the results for the May 1 Tarrant County Community College Board of Trustees. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Four Tarrant County Community College Board of Trustees seats were on the ballot on May 1.

For District 1, incumbent Teresa M. Ayala was re-elected for another term with over 78% of the votes over challenger Jeremy Sixtos. Ayala was first elected to the board in 2015.

For District 2, challenger Shannon Wood ousted incumbent Conrad Heede with over 66% of the votes. Wood is an executive sales representative and lives in Keller.

For District 3, Jeannie Deakyn won with 75% of the votes over Stephen Chacko with 25% of the votes. Deakyn is the vice president of a company and resides in Arlington.

For District 5, no candidate received 50% of the votes. Incumbent Leonard Hornsby received 31.44% of the votes. Challengers Sherry R. McCulloch and Christi Clanton received 37.18% and 31.38% of the votes, respectively.


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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.