H.B. 305 Notice

​​​​​​​Pursuant to House Bill (H.B.) 305, effective September 1, 2019, the following information relating to the elected officers for Board of Trustees for Dallas College and the May 2022 election is provided. 

Dallas College Contact Information​

Dallas College

Legal Department (c/o Torsha McCarty)
1601 Botham Jean ​Boulevard

Dallas, Texas 75215-1816
Email: tmccarty@dallascollege.edu ​

​Elected Officers

NameDistrictTerm Expiration
​Gretchen Minyard Williams (Appointed)  
​District 1   
​Philip J. Ritter, Vice Chair 
District 2
​Dorothy Zimmerman   
District 3
​Monica Lira Bravo, Chair   
District 4
​Cliff Boyd
District 5
​Diana Flores  
District 6
​Charletta M. Compton ​
District 7
Date and Location of Next Election:

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Main Early Voting Location: George L. Allen Sr., Courts Building, 600 Commerce Street, Dallas, Texas 75202 

Other Polling Locations: To Be Determined

Filing Dates and Times

Wednesday, January 19, 2022First Day to File for Candidacy

Friday, February 18, 2022 at 5 p.m. – Last Day to File for Candidacy

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 – Last Day for filing as a write-in candidate

Requirements for Candidacy 

(Texas Election Code 141.001(a); Texas Education Code 130.082(d), (g); Texas Gov't Code 601.009):

To be eligible to be a candidate for, or elected or appointed to the Dallas College Board of Trustees, a person must:

  1. Be a United States citizen.
  2. Be 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election or on the date of appointment, as applicable.
  3. Have not been determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be: a) Totally mentally incapacitated; or b) Partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote.
  4. Have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities.
  5. Have resided continuously in the state for 12 months and in the territory from which the office is elected for six months immediately preceding the following date: a) for an independent candidate, the date of the regular filing deadline for a candidate's application for a place on the ballot; b) for a write-in candidate, the date of the election at which the candidate's name is written in; c) for an appointee to an office, the date the appointment is made.
  6. On the date described by number 5, be registered to vot​e in the territory from which the office is elected. 

Each member of the Board shall be a resident, qualified voter.

The following documents are required for filing:

  1. Application for Place on the Ballot
  2.  Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer by a Candidate, Form CTA 
  3.  Candidate/Officeholder Campaign Finance Report, Form C/OH 

Dallas College Board of Trustees Meetings:

The Dallas College Board of Trustees meets the first Tuesday of each month and any other such times as may be announced. Please see the Board of Trustees Calendar for notice of upcoming meetings and the Board of Trustees Meeting Agenda for a copy of the notice and record of a meeting of the Board of Trustees.​