12 candidates vying for 4 positions on the Klein ISD board of trustees ahead of Nov. 2 election

Twelve candidates are competing for one of four Klein ISD board of trustees positions up for election this fall, including three incumbents. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Twelve candidates are competing for one of four Klein ISD board of trustees positions up for election this fall, including three incumbents. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Twelve candidates are competing for one of four Klein ISD board of trustees positions up for election this fall, including three incumbents. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Twelve candidates are competing for one of four Klein ISD board of trustees positions up for election this fall, including three incumbents.

This year, KISD will hold a general election for Position 3, held by Chris "CT" Todd; Position 4, held by Julie Benes, and Position 5, held by Ronnie K. Anderson. A general election will also be held for the remaining term of Position 2, held by Doug James.

The election will be held Nov. 2 after an early-voting period from Oct. 18-29. The last day to register to vote is Oct. 4.

The following candidates filed for a place on the ballot by the Aug. 16 deadline, according to information obtained by Community Impact Newspaper from KISD. Because the ballot order has not yet been determined, the candidates are listed by position in alphabetical order by last name.

Position 2

  • Doug James*

  • Matt Skaggs


Position 3


  • Natalie Pilkinton

  • Chris "CT" Todd*


Position 4


  • Dustin Creager

  • James C. Fluker

  • Rhonda Foster

  • Denise Morrison

  • Dara Osborn

  • Michael Robert Walsh


Position 5


  • Ronnie K. Anderson*

  • Krisin J. Cobb


*Indicates incumbent


According to the KISD website, each member of the district's seven-member board of trustees is elected to an at-large position for a three-year term in a nonpartisan election. An election is typically held each year for either two or three positions. For more information about the KISD board of trustees, click here.
By Hannah Zedaker

Editor, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood

Hannah joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor of the Spring/Klein edition and later became the editor of both the Spring/Klein and Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood editions in June 2021. Hannah covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Hannah served as associate editor of The Houstonian, interned with Community Impact Newspaper and spent time writing for the Sam Houston State University College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication and The Huntsville Item.



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