The candidate filing deadline for the city elections in May was Friday, Feb. 16. Pearland has two council positions up for election, and Friendswood has four, including a special election. The filing deadline for the special election is March 5.

Here are the candidates that have filed as of Friday, Feb. 16. Incumbents are marked with an asterisk.

The general election is May 5. Community Impact Newspapers will have a local election guide with candidate Q&A's coming soon.


Council Position No. 2
Derrick A. Reed*
Council Position No. 4
Adrian Hernandez
Dalia Kasseb
G.C. Sonny Atkins

Pearland ISD

Position 3
Crystal L. Carbone
Alfred F. Loyd

Position 4
Sean P. Murphy*
Daniel Ivan Hernandez


Mayor, term ending May 2021
Omar Peck
Mike Foreman
Council Position No. 1, term ending May 2021
Steve Rockey*
Michael Wood
Council Position No. 3, term ending May 2021
Trish Hanks
Philip Ratisseau
Council Position No. 4, term ending May 2019 (special election)
Robert J. Griffon
Brent Erenwert