Highland Park ISD voters elected Jae Ellis, Ellen Lee and Bryce Benson to serve on the Board of Trustees in yesterday's election. All three will serve three-year terms until May 2025.
Place 4 Trustee Ellis will be serving his second term. Place 5 Trustee-elect Lee will replace former Board Finance Officer Edward Herring who is stepping down from Board service after two three-year terms. Place 3 Trustee Benson ran unopposed after serving on the board during the last year. Unofficial election results below (including the total number of votes cast during early voting, by mail and in person) can be seen here
- Bryce Benson - 6,314 votes
Place 4 (pending recount process)
- Jae Ellis - 4,184 votes (50.87%)
- Tyler Beeson - 4,041 votes (49.13%)
- Ellen Lee - 4,825 votes (58.82%)
- Spencer Siino - 3,378 votes (41.18%)
Trustees for Place 3 and Place 5 were sworn into office during the Tuesday, May 17, 2022 School Board meeting. Swearing-in for Place 4 has been postponed due to a recount request filed May 17. Thank you to each candidate who ran to serve as a trustee and to all HPISD voters who participated in the process.