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[I. CALL TO ORDER]

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GOOD AFTERNOON.

WELCOME TO THIS CALL TO MEETING OF THE RICHARDSON ISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES.

I AM DEBBIE RENTERIA, SECRETARY OF THE BOARD.

OUR PRESIDENT, REGINA HARRIS, IS OUT OF TOWN AND I WILL BE PRESIDING AT THIS MEETING FOR THE PURPOSES OF CANVASING THE ELECTION.

ONLY TWO BOARD MEMBERS ARE REQUIRED FOR A QUORUM.

WE DO HAVE A QUORUM PRESENT AND THIS MEETING IS CALLED TO ORDER AT 2:01 P.M..

WE DO NOT HAVE ANY PUBLIC SPEAKERS THIS AFTERNOON, SO WE WILL MOVE ON TO THE NEXT ITEM.

[III.A. Canvass Returns: May 7, 2022, Trustee Election]

TRUSTEES. OUR AGENDA CALLS FOR THE ADOPTION OF THE RESOLUTION, CANVASING THE RETURNS AND DECLARING THE RESULTS OF THE GENERAL ELECTION HELD MAY SEVEN, 2022, FOR THE PURPOSE OF ELECTING THREE MEMBERS TO THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE RICHARDSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT IN DISTRICTS TWO, FOUR AND FIVE, CANDIDATE REGINA HARRIS WAS AN UNOPPOSED CANDIDATE IN DISTRICT FOUR, AND PURSUANT TO THIS OFFICIAL CANVASS, REGINA HARRIS IS DECLARED ELECTED TRUSTEE OF DISTRICT FOUR FOR THE RICHARDSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT IN ACCORDANCE WITH TEXAS ELECTION CODE SECTION 2.051.

CANDIDATE RACHEL MCGOWAN RECEIVED A MAJORITY OF THE VOTES CAST FOR DISTRICT FIVE BY RECEIVING 2966 VOTES OR 50.99%, WHILE CANDIDATES JAN STILL RECEIVED 2223 VOTES OR 38.22%, AND CANDIDATE KYLE BROWN RECEIVED 628 VOTES OR 10.80%.

PURSUANT TO THIS OFFICIAL CANVAS, RACHEL MCGOWAN IS DECLARED ELECTED TRUSTEE OF DISTRICT FIVE FOR THE RICHARDSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT IN ACCORDANCE WITH TEXAS ELECTION CODE SECTION 2.051.

NO CANDIDATE RECEIVED A MAJORITY OF THE VOTES IN DISTRICT TWO.

A RUNOFF ELECTION BETWEEN SHERRY CLEMENS AND VANESSA PACHECO WILL OCCUR ON JUNE 18, 2022, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE BOARD'S FEBRUARY 15, 2022, ORDER CALLING A GENERAL ELECTION AND OTHER APPLICABLE LAW TO DETERMINE THE CANDIDATE ELECTED AS TRUSTEE FOR DISTRICT TWO OF THE RICHARDSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT.

IS THERE A MOTION TO ADOPT THE RESOLUTION, CANVASING THE RETURNS AND DECLARING THE RESULTS OF THE GENERAL ELECTION HELD MAY 7TH, 2022. SO MOVED.

IS THERE A SECOND? SECOND.

WE HAVE A MOTION BY MR. ERIC IGER AND A SECOND BY MR. CHRIS POTEET.

ARE THERE ANY COMMENTS OR ANY QUESTIONS? OKAY. HEARING NONE.

ALL IN FAVOR, PLEASE RAISE YOUR HAND.

OKAY. THE MOTION PASSES THREE ZERO.

THIS MEETING IS ADJOURNED AT 2:04 ON MAY 16, 2020.

THANK YOU.

* This transcript was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.