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North Lamar Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees acts as the school district's policy-making body and is the official representative of the people for all public education in North Lamar Independent School District. The Board functions according to state and federal laws, the rules and regulations established by the State Board of Education, and the Texas Education Agency.

The seven members of the Board are elected at-large and serve three-year staggered terms without compensation.  Elections are conducted on the second Saturday in May.

The Board of Trustees elects a president, vice-president, and secretary to serve one-year terms. It selects and employs the superintendent and delegates the responsibility and authority for the operation of the school district to the superintendent. The superintendent advises Board members on all matters concerning school management.

The Board of Trustees meets regularly on the second Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. Special meetings are called when necessary. All meetings are open to the public and are subject to provisions of Texas Law.

2014-15 NLISD School Board

2015-2016 School Board

Seated:  Dr. Janice Gibbons, Stephen 'Red' Holmes, Kristi Trammell (Secretary)
Standing: Tim Stone (Vice-President), Kyle Coston, Paul Drake (President) and Jeff Martin

About Our Board Members

Paul Drake was elected in May of 2001 and currently serves as board president.  He is a North Lamar graduate and is the general superintendent at Richard Drake Construction Company.

Tim Stone was elected May 2013 and serves as vice-president of the board.  He is a graduate of Texas A&M University and is area sales manager for Martin Marietta Materials, Inc.

Kristi Trammell was appointed to fill the vacant position of Dave Osborne in the fall of September 2014 and serves as secretary of the board.  She is a graduate of University of Texas at Tyler.

Elected in May of 2013 is Kyle Coston.  Coston is a NLHS graduate and plant manager for Coston & Son Ready Mix.

Dr. Janice Gibbons was elected to the board in May 2014.  She graduated from Texas A&M University and the University of South Carolina and is a pediatrician in the Paris community.

Stephen “Red” Holmes was elected to the board in May of 2014.  He is a graduate of Paris Junior College and retired from the Paris Police Department as a Detective Sergeant with 28 years of service to the community.  

The newest member of the board, Jeff Martin, was elected to the board in May 2015.  

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