PASADENA, Texas — Mr. John Moon, Jr., Mr. Dan Mims, and Mr. Keith Sinor were sworn in as San Jacinto College Trustees on Monday, June 7, 2021. All three Trustees were unopposed for their respective positions, therefore no election was held in May.
Mr. Moon, Jr. (Pos. 5) was first elected to the Board of Trustees in 2009. He attended San Jac upon his graduation from Sam Rayburn High School, and went on to receive a Bachelor of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University and a Master of Science from the University of Houston – Clear Lake. He is a licensed real estate agent and a life-long resident of the area.
Mr. Mims (Pos. 6) has served on the San Jacinto College Board of Trustees for more than a decade in various leadership roles, including Chair from 2013-2017. He is president of Mims Investment, Inc., a Houston area leasing and warehouse business, and served as president of Mims Meat Company, Inc., prior to its sale in 2010. Mr. Mims is active in the community and serves on the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Board of Directors as the Western Region Chair.
Mr. Sinor (Pos. 7) is a Pasadena native and Deer Park resident. After attending San Jacinto College, he graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance as well as an MBA. After a two-year stint in public accounting, Mr. Sinor joined Sinor Engine Company, Inc., where he was previously a co-owner and chief financial officer.
Following the delivery of the oaths of office, the Board of Trustees appointed the slate of officers as: Mrs. Marie Flickinger, Chair; Mr. Moon, Vice Chair; Mr. Sinor, Secretary; Mrs. Erica Davis-Rouse, Assistant Secretary.
San Jacinto College Trustees are elected to six-year terms in odd numbered years. Read more about the San Jacinto College Board of Trustees online at: sanjac.edu/board-trustees.
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 people 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.