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Waiver Review Board

The Waiver Review Board consists of ten persons, whose terms begin on July 1. After consulting the chair of the State Executive Committee, the chair of the Legislative Council shall appoint four members to serve for one (1) year. The selection of appointed members shall reflect a sensitivity to ethnicity, gender and student population size of districts. A member of the Legislative Council is not eligible to serve on the Waiver Review Board. Each of the six conferences shall elect a member of the board, who shall serve for four (4) years. The election shall be conducted in the manner specified in Section 25 for election of members of the Legislative Council.

Members of the 2017-2018 Waiver Review Board

Conf.   Term       Member

1A       2018        Gary Bates, Superintendent, Goodrich ISD

2A       2020        Brad Connelly, Superintendent, Celeste ISD

3A       2022        Allen Sapp, Superintendent, Cameron ISD

4A       2018        Pauline Hargrove, Superintendent, Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD

5A       2019        Roland Hernandez, Superintendent, Corpus Christi ISD

6A       2019        Marc Smith, Superintendent, Duncanville ISD

Appointed 2016    Georgia Johnson, Austin

Appointed 2016    Harry Miller, Belton

Appointed 2016    Jimmy Thomas, Lubbock, Vice Chair

Appointed 2016    Diana Negrete, Austin, Chair