Board of Trustees

Seven publicly elected members of the Board of Trustees form the Texarkana College governing body.

Board of Trustees, January 2021

Board President, Mrs. Kaye Ellison

Place 5 | 2026
Service Area: At Large, All of Bowie County

Board Vice President, Mr. Derrick McGary

Place 1 | 2028
Service Area: Commissioner Precinct 1 in Bowie County

Board Secretary, Mr. George Moore

Place 7 | 2026
Service Area: At Large, All of Bowie County

Dr. John Booth

Place 3 | 2024
Service Area: Commissioner Precinct 3 in Bowie County

Mr. Brad Carlow

Place 6 | 2026

Mr. Ernie Cochran

Place 4 | 2024
Service Area: Commissioner Precinct 4 in Bowie County

Mrs. Lesley Ledwell Dukelow

Place 2 | 2028
Service Area: Commissioner Precinct 2 in Bowie County

Board Information

View our Policy Manual.

Notice of Candidate Filing Dates and Deadline for Texarkana College Board of Trustees Election
June 23, 2022

The first day to file for the Texarkana College Board of Trustees (Places 1, 2, and 6) election is Monday, July 25, 2022 at 8 a.m.  

Place 1 aligns with Bowie County Commissioner Precinct 1, encompassing the southeast corner of Bowie County. Term ends 2028.

Place 2 aligns with Bowie County Commissioner Precinct 2, encompassing the northeast corner of Bowie County. Term ends 2028.

Place 6 is an at-large position, encompassing all of Bowie County. NOTE: Candidate will run for the remainder of the term which ends 2026.

The candidate election packets will be made available in the Office of the President of Texarkana College at 2500 N. Robison Road in Texarkana, Texas. 

Filing Deadline is Monday, August 22, 2022 at 5 p.m.

Early voting is from October 24 to November 4, 2022.

Election day is Tuesday, November 8, 2022.

For more information:

          https://www.texarkanacollege.edu/about/leadership-faculty-staff/board-of-trustees/

or call 903-823-3456.

202020222024
Trustee places up for election5, 6, and 71, 2, and 6 (NOTE: candidate(s) for place 6 will run for the remainder of the term expiring in 2026)3 and 4
Areas representedAll at-large positions for Bowie CountyCommissioner Precincts 1 and 2 for Bowie County, and place 6 is an at-large position for Bowie CountyCommissioner Precincts 3 and 4 for Bowie County
Voting locationsTo be determined by Bowie County Elections OfficeTo be determined by Bowie County Elections OfficeTo be determined by Bowie County Elections Office
Filing window for Trustee position (as determined by Texas Secretary of State)July 20 to August 17, 2020July 25 to August 22, 2022July 22 to August 19, 2024
Early Voting WindowOctober 13 to 30, 2020October 24 to November 4, 2022October 21 to November 1, 2024
Election DayNovember 3, 2020November 8, 2022November 5, 2024