Meet the Trustees
Graduated from: West Rusk High School in 1983
Community Involvement: Kilgore Youth Basketball, Kilgore Youth Football, KHS Football Boosters
Vision for Kilgore ISD: I want to help our schools strive to be schools of purpose by ensuring that every student, teacher, food service worker, custodian, nurse, counselor, bus driver, maintenance worker, and administrator has a safe working environment as well as adhering to the vision and motto of KISD.
Graduated from: Kilgore High School in 1980
Spouse Occupation: Registrar at Chandler Elementary School
Interesting Fact: Taxidermist by trade;
Collect, restore, and show antique tractors and farm equipment
Vision for Kilgore ISD: I have a real passion for kids, especially those less fortunate and from homes that have social issues, and our teachers need our support to provide the best environment to change these kids’ lives.
Graduated from: Kilgore High School in 1984
Spouse Occupation: Counselor – Kilgore High School
Community Involvement: Elder at First Presbyterian Church, KISD Education Foundation Board Member
Interesting Fact: I was a sportswriter for the San Antonio Express News
Vision for Kilgore ISD: I am a competitor and I want to be able to compete with anyone. I want that for our students as well. Whether it be Band, Orchestra, UIL Number Sense, going to college, or a job when they graduate, I want our students to be prepared and as fully equipped as possible. I ran for school board because I come from a family of educators and have worked in higher education and felt I could provide a voice to help guide the Superintendent to guide the district.
Graduated from: Kilgore High School in 1998
Spouse Occupation: Teacher – Kilgore Primary School
Children: Cade (Class of 2025) Cooper (Class of 2028) Caylee: (Class of 2030)
Community Involvement: East Texas Oil Men's Golf Association Board Member, KISD Education Foundation Board Member
Interesting Fact: In 2008, I represented the Texas Golf Association in International Team event in Argentina with some of the best amateur golfers from all over the world
Vision for Kilgore ISD: I want to help provide an exceptional educational opportunity for ALL students at KISD.
Graduated from: Kilgore High School in 1987
Spouse Occupation: Insurance
Community Involvement: First Baptist Church Member
Interesting Fact: Served in the US Army
Vision for Kilgore ISD: I want to serve the district and community ensuring students, faculty, and administrators have the best of what they need to be successful.
Graduated from: Kilgore High School in 1965
Community Involvement: Lions Club, City Council Member (17 years), Mayor (11 years)
Interesting Fact: Santa Claus for kids
Vision for Kilgore ISD: I want to see Kilgore ISD be one of the best districts in Texas. God gave me a servants heart, so I serve people the best I can with His help.
Graduated from: Kilgore High School in 1975
Community Involvement: Helping Hands Volunteer, Danville Methodist Church Member & Kilgore Historical Preservation Foundation Member
Interesting Fact: I fly a WWII military biplane I built with no instructions
Vision for Kilgore ISD: I want to see KISD become a beacon for Kilgore that everyone wants to be a part of and that is renowned for developing well-rounded, conscientious, productive young citizens of the future.