Student Council Officer School Elections, Board Elections, Conference Coordinator Selections

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  • A school wishing to run for one of the officer school positions of the Association must be a current member of the Association and must have been a member the year preceding its nomination. 
  • A school may hold only one office at a time, and current officer schools may not run for re-election while serving. 
  • Only one advisor per school may serve on the Board at the same time.
  • In order to run for a state office, a candidate school must file a form of intent to run for office (form is available on this page...see below) along with a letter of intent signed by the principal with the TASC Director through the form below, no later than 60 days prior to the opening date of the state conference. 
  • The deadline to file to run for state office and submit a general platform is stated on the TASC Event Planner found under the Resource tab.
  • Schools are encouraged to submit a general campaign platform idea at the time of filing. Regardless, a platform must be submitted by the date stated on the TASC Event Planner.
  • The school’s campaign must be conducted within limits of the TASC Board of Directors approved Campaign Rules and Regulations for the year (below). 
  • Additionally, formal technical guidelines for the campaign skit presentation must be followed. The technical guidelines will be made available to candidate schools at least 60 days before the conference. 
  • Candidate schools must create and promote a campaign platform (an idea) within the framework of a campaign theme (creative, engaging message).
  • If two campaign platforms and/or themes are similar, both schools will be informed. It is not politically advisable to have a similar platform or theme. 
  • In the case where a proposed platform or theme is identical, the second school that submits the details will be required to change.

Elected Advisor to the Board:

Three high school advisors and two middle level advisors serve as elected advisors each year.

Submit Intent to Run for HS Position
Submit Intent to Run for ML Position
See the Event Planner for deadlines

State Officer School Elections:

Both the student and the advisor of officer schools serve on the TASC Board of Directors. There are elections for President, Vice-President, Secretary, and Parliamentarian. The HS Conference Coordinator School also serves in the position of an officer on the board. There is a selection process for both Conference Coordinator positions. The Middle Level Conference Coordinator School serves as an advisor to the board at the State Steering Committee Retreat and is invited to the November Board meeting. The President School advisor will serve as Past President the year following his/her term as President Advisor. 

Submit Intent to Run for State Office here

Conference Coordinator Applications:

FAQ's about Association Leadership: CLICK HERE »

ML Candidates for Board of Directors - Election was held at the 2022 ML Annual Conference.

HS Candidates for Office 2024-2025 - The election will be held at the HS Annual Conference. 

Candidates, please check the information carefully. Any changes in the office for which you are filing or in the general platform must be submitted to the state director and state vice-president advisor. Campaign questions should be directed to Central HS, TASC Vice-President advisor Lianna Gantz.


High School | Platform  | Intent to Run & Resume


Vice President:
Rockwall High School - Be a Light in the Shadows: Bring awareness to child abuse - RHS Intent to Run & Resume

Plainview High School - Rev Up for Responsible Driving: Teen Drinking and Driving Awareness Car Show PHS Intent to Run & Resume





Past TASC Candidates for 2023-2024 State Officers and Elected Advisors to the Board:

High School | Platform  | Intent to Run & Resume

Harlingen High School - It's time for a Heart-to-Heart about Heart Health HHS Intent to Run & Resume
North Forney High School - Let's Talk Trash NFHS Intent to Run & Resume
University of Texas at Tyler University Academy – Longview Campus - B.A.M. Body and Mind UAHS Intent to Run & Resume
Vice President:
Central High School - B- Be Smart, Be Safe, Be Real - CHS Intent to Run & Resume
Mansfield Legacy High School - Seeing GhostsMLHS Intent to Run & Resume
Veterans Memorial High School - Helping Hands - VMHS Intent to Run & Resume
LD Bell High School - Stolen People, Stolen Dreams - LDBHS Intent to Run & Resume
O'Connor High School - Texas Minds Matter - OHS Intent to Run & Resume
Pebble Hills High School - Mission Paws-iblePHHS Intent to Run & Resume
ML Candidates for Board of Directors 2022-2025:
Filled - Wilton Allen - Intent to Run

HS Candidates for Board of Directors 2023-2026:
Rita Clawson - Ore City High School - Rita Clawson - Intent HS Advisor
Katie Keyes - Boswell High School - Katie Keyes - Intent HS Advisor
Mary Whittenberg - Northwest High School - Mary Whittenberg - Intent HS Advisor