Details for Board Member Election Notice


Official Notice Region 6 Education Service Center BOARD MEMBER ELECTION The terms of office for two places on the Board of Directors of Region 6 Education Service Center, an organization that provides educational services to school districts and charter schools in 15 counties in southeast Texas, will expire on May 31st of 2023. The ESC Board consists of 7 members who are elected to a specific place on the Board for a term of 3 years and 1 non-voting, appointed representative of charter schools. Persons interested in filing for positions on the Board may do so at the office of the Executive Director (3332 Montgomery Road, Huntsville, Texas) during regular office hours (8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday beginning February 1, 2023. Deadline for filing is February 20, 2023, at 4:00 p.m. Interested persons may file in person or, upon request, may receive a filing form by mail with the return by certified mail postmarked no later than 4:00 p.m., February 20, 2023. Phone: (936) 435-8200 Mailing address: Office of Executive Director 3332 Montgomery Road Huntsville, Texas 77340 The positions up for election this year are: Place 6 (Brazos County) Place 7 (Montgomery County) To hold the office of member of an ESC Board of Directors one must: Be a U.S. citizen Be at least 18 years of age Be a resident of that ESC region Not be engaged professionally in education Not be a member of a board of any educational agency or institution. Each local school board member in the 15-county region has a vote for each vacancy unless there is an uncontested election. Votes will be cast at the first local board meeting after the deadline. Ballots will be returned to the Chair of the Board of Directors of Region 6 no later than April 5, 2023 and the ESC Board will canvass the ballots by May 31, 2023. 1-24-23