Candidate filing for the May 6 election closed Jan. 17, and three candidates are running for the two open Magnolia ISD board of trustee positions, according to candidate filing information obtained from MISD.

Positions 4 and 5 are up for election. Candidate filings reflect incumbent Joe Duncan withdrew from re-election for Position 5, leaving the Position 5 race now unopposed.

Jay Michals currently holds Position 4 and is running to keep the seat. Michals was appointed to the board Dec. 12 following the resignation of former Trustee Kristi Baker, according to previous reporting.

See who has filed for candidacy below.


Position 4
  • Jay Michals*
  • Robin Stone-Loftin
Position 5
  • Stacia Hamm Norris