TCEA Announces 2022 TCEA Election Results
by Emily Horn
November 29, 2021

Austin, Texas: The TCEA Board of Directors is comprised of 26 professional educators representing each of the 20 Education Service Centers in Texas. In addition to the 20 area directors, the board has six directors who make up the executive committee. This group of dedicated professionals guides TCEA in its vision and mission, actively volunteers their time to advocate for technology, and offers their expertise to ensure TCEA members are supported. The TCEA election for 2022 officers and a Bylaws change has now ended and been vetted.

“We are so thankful to those who ran and to all our board members. We are grateful to have a board who is so dedicated to the leadership and needs of this association. We are also very appreciative of our members for taking the time to vote and make their voices heard,” says TCEA Executive Director Lori Gracey.

In the 2022 TCEA Election, two board positions were won by election, seven positions were won by acclamation, and the proposed Bylaws change was passed. The results of the election are as follows:


Convention Chair (1-year term) Response Percent
Luann Hughes 52.46%
Rachel Medrano 47.54%


Member Services Chair (2-year term) Response Percent
John Bimmerle 56.31%
Don Sewell 43.69%


Proposed Bylaws Change Response Percent
For 83.3%
Against 16.7%


The following individuals won their position by acclamation since they went unopposed.
Mindi Vandagriff, Anna ISD – Vice President
Jennifier Krnavek, Flour Bluff ISD – Area 2 Director
Meredith McCune, Cleveland ISD – Area 4 Director
Alyssa Butler, Sulphur Springs ISD – Area 8 Director
Lydia Croupe, Richardson ISD – Area 10 Director
Jacki Wright, Academy ISD – Area 12 Director
Tammy McLain, Dimmit ISD – Area 16 Director

All of these officers will assume their positions on April 1, 2022.

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TCEA ( is a nonprofit, member-based organization that has supported the use of technology in education since 1980. Our primary focus is on integrating technology into the PreK–16 environment and providing our members with cutting-edge knowledge and resources through conferences, workshops, online and print publications, and collaborations with higher education and business.