Trustee candidates unopposed in Spring ISD; no election to be held Nov. 7

An election for two trustee positions in Spring ISD will not be held Nov. 7 because the two candidates are unopposed.

An election for two trustee positions in Spring ISD will not be held Nov. 7 because the two candidates are unopposed.

Spring ISD board The Spring ISD board of trustees is seen in early 2017. SISD Superintendent Rodney Watson is pictured in the center of the back row.[/caption]

The Spring ISD board of trustees voted Sept. 7 not to hold an election on Nov. 7 for two open board seats because the candidates are unopposed, SISD Communications Director Karen Garrison said.

The Position 5 seat will be held by incumbent Rhonda Newhouse, and newcomer Winford Adams will fill the Position 4 seat previously occupied by Rhonda Faust, who did not run for re-election. Both will be sworn in and take office in December.

The seven members of the board of trustees are elected to three-year terms. Elections are held on the first Tuesday in November if there is more than one candidate running for a position. Under state law, the district can cancel the trustee election if the contestants are unopposed.

For more information, visit www.springisd.org/board.
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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