Board of Trustees cancels May election


PASADENA, Texas – At its March 1 meeting, the San Jacinto College Board of Trustees unanimously voted to approve an Order of Cancellation for the San Jacinto College Trustees election previously scheduled to be held on May 1, 2021. 

Positions 5, 6, and 7, currently held by Mr. John Moon, Jr., Mr. Dan Mims, and Mr. Keith Sinor, respectively, were to be on the ballot, but were unopposed for the election. Unopposed candidates will be sworn in to their elected position at the June 7, 2021 Board Meeting, which is after the official canvassing period. 

Voters in the following school districts elect the seven San Jacinto Community College District Trustees: La Porte, Deer Park, Pasadena, Galena Park, Channelview, Sheldon, and portions of Clear Creek, Pearland and Humble. Elections for the San Jacinto College Board of Trustees occur every two years, in odd numbered years. The Board is elected in numbered at-large positions, 1 through 7, and serve six-year terms.

About San Jacinto College

Surrounded by monuments of history, evolving industries, maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has served the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. San Jacinto College is among the top 10 community colleges in the nation as designated by the Aspen Institute for Community College Excellence, and was named an Achieving the Dream Leader College of Distinction in 2020. The College serves approximately 45,000 credit and non-credit students annually, and offers more than 200 degrees and certificates across eight major areas of study that put students on a path to transfer to four-year institutions or enter the workforce. San Jacinto College’s impact on the region totals $1.3 billion in added income, which supports 13,044 jobs. The College is fiscally sound, holding bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s.

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