WFISD Trustee Elections

  • Wichita Falls ISD Trustee Elections

    The next WFISD Trustee Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.

    On the 2022 Ballot will be Single Member Districts 1, 3, 5 and Trustee At-Large Position

    Applications Filed:

    SINGLE MEMBER DISTRICT 1 (Currently held by Bob Payton)

    • Susan Grisel

    SINGLE MEMBER DISTRICT 3 (Currently held by Mark Lukert)

    • Mark Lukert

    SINGLE MEMBER DISTRICT 5 (Currently held by Tom Bursey)

    • Jim Johnson
    • Tom Bursey

    AT-LARGE POSITION (Currently held by Elizabeth Yeager)

    • Mark Hood
    • Sandy Camp

    Qualifications—Texas Election Code Section 141.001 & Texas Education Code Sec. 11.061

    To qualify for appointment by the board of trustees, a person must meet the following requirements:

    • United States citizen;
    • Qualified registered voter in the district;
    • Age—18 years or older on the first day of the term to be filled;
    • Residence—one year in the state and six months in the single-member trustee district from which the position is elected or, if running for the at large-position, six months in the school district prior to filing deadline (Texas Elec. Code, Section 141.001(a)).
    • Have not been determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be:
      • totally mentally incapacitated; or
      • partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote;
    • Have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities.
    • Trustees must retain all qualifications while in office. 

    Important Dates

    • Monday, July 25, 2022: First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot
    • Monday, Aug. 22, 2022: Last Day to File for Place on General Election Ballot
    • Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022: Last Day to Register to Vote
    • Monday, Oct. 24, 2022: First Day of Early Voting in Person
    • Friday, Oct. 28, 2022: Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (received, not postmarked)
    • Friday, Nov. 4, 2022: Last Day of Early Voting in Person
    • Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022: Election Day

Election Information

  • Notice of Deadline to File Applications for a Place on the Ballot: 

    Click here to view notice in English and Spanish

    Dates for filing application: 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. July 25–Aug. 22

    Where to file application, designation of campaign treasurer and other reports:

    • In person: 1104 Broad St., Wichita Falls, Texas; file with the Superintendent's Office
    • By mail: Wichita Falls ISD, Attention Mindy Graham, 1104 Broad St., Wichita Falls, TX 76301

    Office Hours: 8:00 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday–Thursday;  8:00 a.m.-4 p.m. on Friday

Candidate Forms