School Board

Job descriptionSchool boards are the governing bodies of their school districts. Term is three years.
DutiesSets district goals and priorities
Adopts and reviews district policies
Publish annual educational performance report
Hires and evaluates district superintendent
Adopts district budget and monitors district finances
Approves tax rate
Annual salaryUnpaid; reimbursed for official expenses.
MeetingsMonthly board meetings; special meetings called as needed.

Place 1 Candidates

Job descriptionDistrict Courts are devoted to civil cases. Term is four years.
DutiesNote: civil law deals with behavior that injures an individual or other private party, such as a corporation. Examples include libel, breach of contract, property damage, and negligence resulting in injury or death.
Annual salary$140,000

Place 2 Candidates (open seat)

CandidateCampaign LinksWhat is your top priority if elected to this office?Why are you the best qualified candidate for this office?
Desiree ThomasFB: https://www.facebook.com/Desiree-Dez-Thomas-for-Place-2-MISD-School-Board-1596613500414974/

Email: desireethomasplace2@gmail.com
Kevin Robedee
Email: kevin.robedee@gpisd.orgKevin has several top priorities as a school board trustee. They include responsible spending, adopting goals and priorities to keep the district moving in a positive direction, making employees a priority, and working as a leadership team to monitor the district’s success.Kevin Robedee is a dedicated educator with over 18 years of classroom experience, having taught every grade from first to twelfth grade. These various experiences in Texas public school districts makes him knowledgeable of best teaching practices, policies regarding public education, and classroom management strategies. With teaching certifications in technology, elementary education, math, English as a Second Language, and science, he is immediately aware of curriculum and instruction from first grade to twelfth grade. In addition, he is certified as a principal and holds a superintendent’s certificate. Dr. Robedee earned his doctorate in Administration and Supervision.

Place 3 Candidates (unexpired term)

CandidateCampaign LinksWhat is your top priority if elected to this office?Why are you the best qualified candidate for this office?
Randall CanedyEmail: randall.canedy@frostbank.com
Marvina RobinsonEmail: marvinarobinson@hotmail.com