2019 Dallas ISD Board Trustee Elections Preview
"The fact that board members can influence achievement,
even loosely, merits much more attention - surely by scholars but also by voters,
parents, taxpayers, and other policy-makers."
-Improving School Board Effectiveness
Since our origination in 2011, Dallas Kids First has endorsed 17 candidates seeking election to the Dallas ISD Board of Trustees. If you are considering running for a position on the Board, we would appreciate hearing from you and learning more about your desire to serve. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming School Board Elections:
southeast DAllas, seagoville, balch springs
Currently represented by Trustee jaime rEsendez
Resendez was elected in 2016 with 56% of 1,298 votes.
Endorsed by Dallas Kids First in 2016
oak lawn, west dallas, wilmer, hutchins, and parts of east oak cliff
currently represented by trustee lew blackburn
Blackburn was elected in 2016 with 52% of 2,320 votes.
Endorsed by Dallas Kids First in 2013
north central oak cliff and parts of west dallas
Currently represented by Trustee audrey pinkerton
Pinkerton was elected in 2016 with 59% of 2,832 votes.
Key ELECTION Dates
Candidate Filing : January 16 - February 15 2019
Last Day to Register to Vote: April 4 2019
Early Voting Period: April 22 - 30 2019
Election Day: Saturday, May 4, 2019
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