The Woodlands Township board of directors to see 1 contested race Nov. 2

The Woodlands Township will see one contested election for a board of directors seat on Nov. 2. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Woodlands Township will see one contested election for a board of directors seat on Nov. 2. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Woodlands Township will see one contested election for a board of directors seat on Nov. 2. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Woodlands Township will see one contested race for a seat on its board of directors in the Nov. 2. election. Three two-year seats are available this year with positions 5, 6 and 7 currently held by Shelley Sekula-Gibbs, Ann K. Snyder and Bob Milner, respectively.

As of the Aug. 16 filing deadline, no additional candidates had filed to run for the positions held by Sekula-Gibbs and Snyder.


Two candidates filed to run against incumbent Milner. Luis R. Granados and Zipporah Singleton are listed on The Woodlands Township's election page as candidates who met the filing deadline.

The Woodlands voters will also decide on whether to approve incorporating into a Type A general-law city. If it passes, an additional election would be held to elect a city council, and the current board of directors would assume those duties in an interim role, officials have said.
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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