Special Trustee Election – May 7, 2022

Apr 8, 2022

Houston Community College System

Special Trustee Election – May 7, 2022


On Saturday, May 7, 2022, Houston Community College System (“HCC”) will hold a special election to fill a vacancy for the HCC Board of Trustees position in geographic district II for the unexpired term through December 31, 2025.


The following candidates filed an Application for a Place on the Ballot for the May 7, 2022 HCC Special Trustee Election (Listed by ballot position and in accordance with the candidate’s name as it will appear on the ballot)


Y. Jayne McCullough

Charlene Ward Johnson

Kathy “Lynch” Gunter

Terrance Hall





 Houston Community College

Frequently Asked Questions - 2022 Trustee Special Election

Which trustee positions are on the ballot in the May 7, 2022 election?

Trustee Position, District II

How long is the term of office?

The term of office will run through December 31, 2025

Where do I File?

HCC Board Services Office

3100 Main Street, 12th Floor, Suite 12D13

Houston TX, 77002

In-person Office Hours: M-F from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

Telephone: 713.718..8398

Fax: 713.718.2120

Email Address: board.services@hccs.edu

First day to file an application for a place on the ballot

Upon adoption of the Election Order by the HCC Board of Trustees

(Election Order adopted was by the Board on February 2, 2022)

Deadline for candidates to file application for place on the ballot or a declaration of write-in candidacy

Monday, March 7, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. (Late filings WILL NOT be accepted)

Section 201.054(a)(1), Election Code.

Location of next officer election

Polling locations determined by the Harris County Election Administrator: https://www.harrisvotes.com/

What are the candidate eligibility requirements for office in Texas?

See Section 141.001, Election Code.

Candidate Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • ​Must be 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election, as applicable
  • Must not have been adjudged by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be totally mentally incapacitated or partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote
  • ​Must have not been finally convicted of a felony without a pardon or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities
  • Must have resided in HCC District II for at least six months and in the State of Texas for at least 12 months immediately preceding the filing deadline described above
  • ​On the filing deadline described above, must be a registered voter in HCC District II

Is there a fee?


Election Day

Saturday, May 7, 2022



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