Mr. Tim Campbell is the President of the Plano School District Board of Education. He was elected in 2011 and was just re-elected and will serve a four-year term until April 2019. Mr. Campbell is Co-Owner/Vice President of Lite Construction.
Mr. Paul Heller was appointed to the Board to fill a vacant seat in November 2006 and served a two-year term until April 2009. He ran and was elected to serve until 2013 and was re-elected to serve until April 2017. Mr. Heller is Director of Customer Service at Plano Molding Company in Plano.
Mr. Mike Jernigan was appointed to fill a vacancy on the Board in May 2015 and will serve until 2017. Mr. Jernigan is Co-Owner/Vice President of Bur Oak Group Inc.
Mrs. Estela Martinez was appointed to fill a vacant seat on the Board in September 2008 and ran and was elected to serve a full term which ended in April 2013. She was re-elected to serve until 2017. Mrs. Martinez is an Administrative Assistant at Fabtek Aero in Plano.
Mrs. Kim Velazquez was appointed to fill a vacant seat on the Board of Education in September 2010 and was just re-elected to serve her second four-year term until 2019. Mrs. Velazquez is Director of Exam Prep Services for Huntington Learning Centers.
Ms. Shalley Wakeman was appointed to fill a vacancy on the Board in May 2015 and will serve until 2017. Mrs. Wakeman retired from the Plano School District in 2014 where she served 36 years. She was an ESL teacher, and also taught First Grade, Second Grade, and Bilingual Third Grade while serving as the district’s Bilingual/ESL Services Coordinator for several years.
Mr. Jim Ward is currently the Vice President and was elected to the Board of Education in 2013 and will serve until April 2017. Mr. Ward is a National Account Designer for International Paper in Aurora and is the President of the Plano Youth Athletic Association.
Board members are elected to staggered four-year terms. As public servants, they spend many volunteer hours on school business.
For more information about the nature and duties of serving on a School Board, stop by the Plano School District Administration Office