Filing opens for May 2 Magnolia ISD election, race for Magnolia mayor, city council members

Applications for a place on the May 2 election ballot in Tomball and Magnolia may be filed starting Jan. 15. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Applications for a place on the May 2 election ballot in Tomball and Magnolia may be filed starting Jan. 15. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Applications for a place on the May 2 election ballot in Tomball and Magnolia may be filed starting Jan. 15. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

If you are filing for a place on the May 2 Tomball or Magnolia ballot, email alotz@communityimpact.com.

Applications for a place on the May 2 election ballot in Tomball and Magnolia may be filed starting Jan. 15.

In Magnolia, the election will be to fill the positions of mayor, City Council Position 4, City Council Position 5, and Magnolia ISD board of trustees positions 4 and 5. In Tomball, the election will be to fill City Council positions 1 and 5.

City of Magnolia

Incumbent Todd Kana filed Jan. 15 to run for re-election as mayor of the city, according to city information.


Position 4 is held by Brenda Hoppe, while Position 5 is held by Jonny Williams. Council members serve two-year terms and must live within the city of Magnolia. Learn more about filing for election in the city here.

Magnolia ISD

Magnolia ISD trustee Position 4 is held by Kristi Baker. Position 5 is held by Joe Duncan. Trustees serve three-year terms.

Learn more about filing for a place on the school board here.

City of Tomball

John Ford currently serves in City Council Position 1, and Lori Klein Quinn serves in City Council Position 5. Council members serve three-year terms. Learn more about filing for election here.

The filing period is open through Feb. 14.
By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball | Magnolia & Conroe | Montgomery

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor for the Tomball|Magnolia edition. She began covering the communities of Conroe and Montgomery as well in 2020. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.



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