The Woodlands Edition | October 2020

CANDIDATES

2020 Voter Guide

Get to know the candidates running in the general election

Incumbent Tomball ISD board of trustees, Position 5

COMPILED BY ANNA LOTZ

Tomball ISD board of trustees, Position 6

Tomball ISD board of trustees, Position 7

LEE MCLEOD

MATT SCHIEL

URSULA GASSAWAY

Occupation: owner of insurance agency Experience: former youth minister, TISD parent, TISD Vision 2020 committee member, TISD Leadership, trustee since 2017

Occupation: commercial appraiser for Waller County Appraisal District Experience: elected in November 2016; grandfather and great- grandfather were on school board www.facebook.com/matt4tisd

Occupation: stay-at-home mom Experience: parent of sixth grader, 20-plus years in oil and gas, volunteer, Sunday school teacher www.facebook.com/ugassaway

www.facebook.com/ mcleodforschoolboard

JUSTIN UNSER

Occupation: global synthetics alliance and revenue manager at ExxonMobil Experience: trustee 2019, Leadership Tomball, Texas Association of School Board Assembly delegate www.justinunser.com

ANNISA WHITE

LONNELL GRAHAM

Occupation: senior environmental analyst Experience: PTO board ocer and active PTO member; experience as a project manager that includes budgeting, goal-setting and strategic planning awcandidate@gmail.com

Occupation: yoga instructor Experience: grew up in the public school system, worked as a substitute teacher and paraprofessional www.facebook.com/ lonnellgrahamfortomballisd

JOSEPH FERGUSON

Occupation: education professor, Texas State Guard lieutenant colonel Experience: teacher, assistant principal, college professor, U.S. Army veteran www.votejoseph.com

CORRECTION: In the September 2020 edition, the name of Lonnell Graham was not included. He should have appeared as the opponent in the Position 5 race. Ursula Gassaway is a candidate for Position 6, not Position 5.

Answers may have been edited for length. Read full Q&A’s at communityimpact.com/vote .

POL. AD PAID FOR BY THE DOTSON CAMPAIGN FOR THE WOODLANDS TOWNSHIP BOARD OF DIRECTORS POSITION 2

• US Marine Vietnam Veteran • A Woodlands resident for 30 years and married to Elsa for 46 years • BS degree in Criminal Justice from U of H, and an MLA from HBU • Exec. Asst. Chief – HPD, Chief of Police, Chattanooga, TN, and Houston ISD PD

• Crossroads B. C. of The Woodlands, since 2005 serves as a Deacon and leader • Charter member of St. Paul B.C./Impact Church of The Woodlands in 1986 • Created the Law Enforcement Management Plan for the W. C. A. • Served on many boards in The Woodlands, Montgomery County and Houston

WHY SHOULD YOU ELECT JIMMIE DOTSON TO THE TOWNSHIP BOARD OF DIRECTORS – POSITION #2?

• I am the first to bring law enforcement experience to the Board • I am opposed to incorporation for The Woodlands • I have effective executive skills I have used in three police departments

Vote for and Support: Jimmie Dotson Campaign at www.JimmieDotson.com EARLY VOTING: October 13-October 30th ELECTION DAY: November 3rd

42

COMMUNITY IMPACT NEWSPAPER • COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM

communityimpact.com

Powered by