A drawing was held at the Humble ISD Administration Building Feb. 27 to determine the order in which the board of trustees candidate names will be printed on the May ballot. Candidates officially filed as of Feb. 17 for the May 6 election.

Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Fagen’s Executive Assistant Beverly Aden conducted the drawing. The following are the results of the drawing:

Position 1:  Sitton / Rehak / Cruz

Incumbent Robert Sitton was not present, but his wife, Jen Sitton, attended and drew for him. Bob Rehak drew the second spot, and a stand-in drew ballot position 3 for Roli Cruz.

Position 3:   Herron / Conrad

Shawn Biazar drew a spot for the Humble ISD election. Humble board secretary Beverly Aden conducted the drawing. Photo by Jacque Havelka

Christopher Herron attended and drew ballot position 1. Conrad did not attend the drawing.

Position 4:   Whitmire / Cunningham

Incumbent Charles Cunningham, in a gracious gesture,  let his opponent draw first. Abby Whitmire was not present; a stand-in who attended drew for her.

Position 5:   Dixon / Datta-Barua / Clayton / Prevot / Biazar / Crosselt / Panzarella

There was a lively ballot drawing for the seven candidates for Position 5, being vacated by Brent Engelage.  Panzarella was not present but the other six attended.