Cy-Fair ISD Trustee Election, Ballot Positions and Candidates

Cypress, TX News (September 20, 2015) - The candidates and ballot position order have been finalized for the 2015 CFISD Trustee Election, set for Nov. 3.

The following candidates filed by the Aug. 24 deadline and drew for ballot position:

Position 1.   

Thomas Jackson, incumbent (unopposed).

0910 Trustee Pos 1 Jackson

Position 2

Christine Hartley, incumbent (unopposed).

0910 Trustee Pos 2 Hartley

Position 3

1.    Natalie Blasingame; and

0910 Trustee Pos 3 Blasingame

2.    Darcy Mingoia, incumbent.

0910 Trustee Pos 3 Mingoia

Position 4

1.    Debbie Blackshear; and

0910 Trustee Pos 4 Blackshear

2.    Pam Redd.

0910 Trustee Pos 4 Redd

The returns of the election will be made to the Board in accordance with state law, in which trustees will be elected by plurality. The candidate receiving the highest number of votes for each respective position will be declared the winner entitled to serve as trustee.

The first day for candidates to file for a place on the ballot was July 25, and the last day was Aug. 24 at 5 p.m.

A Candidate Forum will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 13 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Berry Center (8877 Barker Cypress Road). The formal question-and-answer session will take place in front of a live audience in the Berry Center auditorium and broadcast on CFISD Comcast Channel 16 and the district’s YouTube channel. A 2015 Candidate Profiles Guide will be posted on the district website prior to the forum.

General early voting for the Trustee Election will be held Oct. 19 – Oct. 30. Early ballot applications and early ballot mail votes may be sent to the Harris County Clerk’s Office, Attn. Stan Stanart, P.O. Box 1148, Houston, Texas, 77251-1148. Applications for ballot-by-mail must be received no later than the close of business on Friday, Oct. 23. The last day to register to vote is Monday, Oct. 5.

For more election-related information, visit www.harrisvotes.com.

 

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Trustee Pos 1 Jackson: Incumbent Thomas Jackson will run unopposed for Position 1 in the 2015 Trustee Election, set for Nov. 3.

Trustee Pos 2 Hartley: Incumbent Christine Hartley will run unopposed for Position 2 in the 2015 Trustee Election.

Trustee Pos 3 Blasingame: Natalie Blasingame will run for Position 3 in the 2015 Trustee Election and drew for No. 1 ballot position.

Trustee Pos 3 Mingoia: Incumbent Darcy Mingoia will run for Position 3 in the 2015 Trustee Election and drew for No. 2 ballot position.

Trustee Pos 4 Blackshear: Debbie Blackshear will run for Position 3 in the 2015 Trustee Election and drew for No. 1 ballot position.

Trustee Pos 4 Redd: Pam Redd will run for Position 4 in the 2015 Trustee Election and drew for No. 2 ballot position.