Updated 11:58 a.m. Aug. 23: This story has been updated from its original version to include Rebekah Schlichting to the list of candidates, as she submitted a declaration for write-in candidacy for Position 7 on Aug. 23, according to Klein ISD officials.
Five candidates are running for Position 7 on the Klein ISD board of trustees in the Nov. 5 election, according to KISD officials.
Mary J. Crosby, Rob Ellis, Maria Hartmann and James Wang filed for candidacy before the Aug. 19 deadline. Rebekah Schlichting submitted a declaration for write-in candidacy on Aug. 23.
Cathy M. Arellano is running unopposed for re-election for Position 6. She was first elected to the board in 2016, according to KISD’s website.
The seven-member board of trustees governs KISD, and each member serves three years, according to KISD. An election is held each year for either two or three positions.