2020 board elections

DeSoto ISD 2020 School Board Election Candidates Set
Posted on 02/19/2020
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DeSoto Independent School District 2020 Board of Trustees election is scheduled for May 2, 2020.  The candidate filing period ended Friday, Feb. 14.  Places 3, 4 and 5 are scheduled for election this year. Trustee candidate eligibility is defined in PolicyBBB (Local).

Candidates currently filing for office are:

Place 3

Karen Daniel (Incumbent)

Tongee Flemming


Place 4

Tiffany Clark (Incumbent)

Sabrina Mathis


Place 5

Abe Cooper, Jr. (Unopposed)


The official Ballot Drawing will take place on Monday, February 24, 2020 @ 8:15 am in the Board Room. Withdrawal deadline is 5:00 pm, February 21, 2020.

DeSoto ISD’s Board of Trustees has seven members. As provided in DeISD Policy BBB (Local), trustees serve three-year terms and are elected by position with terms staggering a three-year cycle.

Important Dates

  • Last Day to Register to Vote in the May 2, 2020 General Election – Thursday, April 2, 2020
  • Early Voting by Personal Appearance – Monday, April 20, 2020 to Tuesday, April 28, 2020 
  • Election Day – Saturday, May 2, 2020


For more information, visit http://www.desotoisd.org/board_of_trustees/elections