See candidates who filed for May elections in Montgomery, Willis

Elections for various local city council and school board positions will take place May 1. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Elections for various local city council and school board positions will take place May 1. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Elections for various local city council and school board positions will take place May 1. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The deadline to file for candidacy for a place on ballot in the May 1 elections was Feb. 12. Here are the candidates who filed for local elections. Conroe City Council, Conroe ISD and Willis ISD do not have May elections.

Montgomery City Council

Place 1:


Carol Langley (incumbent)

Jenny Stewart


Place 3:

T.J. Wilkerson (incumbent and mayor pro tem)

John Champagne Jr.

Place 5:

Tom Cronin (incumbent)

Byron Sanford

Montgomery ISD board of trustees:

Position 4:


Trey Kirby (incumbent)

Christina Sato

Jay Grimes

Position 5

Linda Porten (incumbent)

Willis City Council

Mayor:


Leonard Reed (incumbent)

Position 1:

Ashley Nixon

Position 2:

Barney Stone (incumbent)

Position 3:

Thomas Belinoski (incumbent)

Tamara Young-Hector

Position 4:

Thomas Luster (incumbent)

Position 5

William Brown (incumbent)

Juan C. Cristales
By Eva Vigh
Eva Vigh joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2018 as a reporter for Spring and Klein. Prior to this position, she covered upstream oil and gas news for a drilling contractors' association.


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