Cypress, TX News – Cy-Fair ISD Hosts Board Shadowing Project for Students

Cypress, TX News (April 23, 2015) – The Cy-Fair ISD Board of Trustees recognized 11 high school students who participated in the 21st annual Cy-Fair ISD Board Shadowing Project during the regularly scheduled meeting on.

The project pairs students with Cy-Fair ISD Board or administrative team members, allowing them to observe firsthand the functions of the Board of Trustees.

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The following students participated in the Board Shadowing Project:

Student High School Board Meeting Representative Job Description
Spencer Wagley Cypress Woods Don Ryan Board President
Sara Rehman Cypress Lakes Tom Jackson Board Vice President
Faith Wright Cypress Ranch Christine Hartley Board Secretary
Courtney Cernosek Cy-Fair Darcy Mingoia Trustee
Alexandra Kramer Jersey Village Kevin H. Hoffman Trustee
Josh Head Cypress Creek Stuart Snow Associate superintendent of business and financial services
Samuel Witherspoon Langham Creek Bob R. Covey Trustee
Ryan Lambright Cypress Falls Dr. Linda Macias Associate superintendent of curriculum and instruction and school accountability
Kanika Sayal Cypress Springs Roy Garcia Associate superintendent of school administration and leadership development

Cypress Lakes High School senior Sara Rehman, who shadowed Board Vice President Tom Jackson, said she enjoyed the opportunity.

“I am truly honored to be here to see the inner workings of our Board of Trustees,” she said. “The conversations I have had with our trustees have been very vibrant and enriching. Getting to see the decisions being made today that will affect our education of tomorrow was a truly rewarding learning experience.”