UPDATED: Wilson and Schulte poised to win Katy ISD board of trustees race with results in from Harris, Fort Bend and Waller counties

Two Katy ISD board of trustees candidates are poised to win with nearly all votes counted in three counties. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Two Katy ISD board of trustees candidates are poised to win with nearly all votes counted in three counties. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Two Katy ISD board of trustees candidates are poised to win with nearly all votes counted in three counties. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Updated Nov. 4 at 8:10 a.m.

With all precincts reporting in Harris and Fort Bend counties, and 48 of 51 precincts reporting in Waller County, Leah Wilson and Greg Schulte appear to have won the two contested Katy ISD board of trustees elections, according to unofficial results.

Position 4

In the race for Position 4, Michael Dillard received 41,898 votes, or 42.92% of the total, while Wilson received 55,719 votes, or 57.08% of the total.

Position 5


In the Position 5 race, incumbent Bill Lacy received 46,196 votes, or 41.95% of the total. Schulte received 63,916 votes, or 58.05% of the total.

Updated 11:06 p.m.

As of 11 p.m., Leah Wilson and Greg Schulte maintained their leads in the two contested Katy ISD board of trustees elections, according to unofficial results from Harris, Fort Bend and Waller counties.

Position 4

In the race for Position 4, Michael Dillard received 41,898 votes, or 42.92% of the total, while Wilson received 55,719 votes, or 57.08% of the total.

Position 5

In the Position 5 race, incumbent Bill Lacy received 41,125 votes, or 42.21% of the total. Greg Schulte received 56,300 votes, or 57.79% of the total.

Posted 7:50 p.m.

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With early voting results in from Harris County, Leah Wilson and Greg Schulte were poised to take the leads in their respective races for Katy ISD board of trustees. Results from Fort Bend and Waller counties were not yet available as of 7:36 p.m.

Position 4

In the race for Position 4, Michael Dillard received 25,512 votes, or 42.35% of the total, while Wilson received 34,733 votes, or 57.65% of the total.

Position 5

In the Position 5 race, incumbent Bill Lacy received 27,329 votes, or 45.3% of the total. Greg Schulte received 33,003 votes, or 54.7% of the total.

Results are updated as of 7:36 p.m. and are unofficial until they are canvassed and certified by the county clerk. Under Texas election law, the clerk accepts and counts mail-in ballots postmarked by Election Day and received by Nov. 4, if they were sent from inside the U.S., or Nov. 9 if they were sent from outside the U.S.
By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.


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