Filing opens July 17 for three positions on The Woodlands Township board of directors

The Woodlands Township will hold an election for three board of directors positions Nov. 2. (Vanessa Holt/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Woodlands Township will hold an election for three board of directors positions Nov. 2. (Vanessa Holt/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Woodlands Township will hold an election for three board of directors positions Nov. 2. (Vanessa Holt/Community Impact Newspaper)

Applications to file for one of three at-large positions on The Woodlands Township board of directors in the Nov. 2 election will be accepted from July 17 to 5 p.m. Aug. 16, according to the township.

Positions 5, 6 and 7 are two-year terms currently held by Shelley Sekula-Gibbs, Ann K. Snyder and Bob Milner, respectively.

Write-in candidates may file a declaration by 5 p.m. Aug. 20.

Applications can be mailed to the township at 2801 Technology Forest Blvd., The Woodlands, TX 77381, delivered in-person during business hours, submitted via fax to 281-210-3978 or emailed to [email protected]

Applications delivered in-person can be accepted Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Filing packets can be obtained by calling 281-210-3800.


According to the township, applicants for positions on the board of directors must be 18 years old as of Nov. 2, 2021; a resident of The Woodlands Township for the past 12 months; a resident of Texas for the past 12 months; and a U.S. citizen. Disqualifying factors include mental incompetence and a conviction of a felony.

Aug. 16 is also the last day for the township to order an election.
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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