November 8, 2016 Election

The Woodlands Township Board of Directors Election

Candidates in Ballot Order

Four at-large positions on The Woodlands Township Board of Directors will be elected in the November 2016 election, designated as positions 1, 2, 3 and 4. Each office carries a two-year term and all four positions are elected at large by voters in The Woodlands Township in both Montgomery County and Harris County.

Position 1: Amy Lampman, Gordy Bunch, Bob Leilich
Position 2: Mike Bass, Brian Boniface
Position 3: John Anthony Brown, Stuart L. Schroeder
Position 4: Bruce Rieser, Chris Grice

Voting Eligibility

To vote in The Woodlands Township election, you must be a registered voter in the county of your residence and a resident of The Woodlands Township. 

Voting Information for The Woodlands Township Voters

  1. Early Voting - Montgomery County
  2. Early Voting - Harris County 
  3. Election Day Voting

Early Voting in Montgomery County

Dates and Times:

  • Monday, October 24 - Friday, October 28 (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
  • Saturday, October 29 (7 a.m. - 7 p.m.)
  • Sunday, October 30 (Noon - 5 p.m.)
  • Monday, October 31 - Friday, November 4 (7 a.m. - 7 p.m.)

Polling Locations*: 

Any qualified Montgomery County registered voter may vote at any one of the Montgomery County Early Voting Polling locations during the early voting period. The closest sites in proximity to The Woodlands Township are noted below; however, the full list is available online at or by calling the Montgomery County Elections Office at 936-539-7843. 

  • South County Community Building
    2235 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands 77380
  • George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library
    8125 Ashlane Way, The Woodlands 77382
*Voting locations are subject to change by the county. To confirm or view the most current list of polling sites, please visit the Election website for the county in which you reside. 

  1. Relevant Dates
  • July 23, 2016 - First Day to File Application to Appear on Ballot for One of the Designated Positions (July 25 - First day for acceptance of forms.)
  • August 22, 2016 - Last Day to File Application to Appear on Ballot for One of the Designated Positions (5 p.m.); Last Day to Order Election
  • August 26, 2016 - Last Day to File Declaration of Write-In Candidacy (5 p.m.)
  • October 11, 2016 -  Last Day to Register to Vote
  • October 24, 2016 - First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance
  • October 28, 2016 - Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (received, not postmarked)
  • November 4, 2016 - Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance
  • November 8, 2016 - Election Day

Important Election Information

 The Texas Secretary of State is the chief election officer of the State of Texas and provides the uniform election calendar. Interested persons are encouraged to visit the Secretary of State's Election Division website or contact the Secretary of State's Election Division by telephone at 1-800-252-VOTE (8683) to obtain the most current information.

It is the duty of the candidate to become familiar with the laws applicable to Texas elections, ethics, and campaign finance reporting. Candidates are solely responsible for compliance with these laws. Additional resources can be found at the Secretary of State website and the Texas Ethics Commission website.

As the authority responsible for calling and holding a fair and impartial election, The Woodlands Township cannot provide legal or administrative advice or assistance to candidates or prospective candidates. Candidates may wish to seek legal counsel or other professional advice in this regard. In November 2010, the Township Board adopted Resolution No. 020-10 regarding the annual Board of Directors Election. This resolution was replaced in August 2013 with Resolution No. 012-13, which was updated to reflect participation in joint elections for Harris County polling sites.

All political election signage must conform to The Woodlands Standards Section 2.10 (page 50) and Section 2.12 (page 54).

More Information
If you have any questions about the election, please call The Woodlands Township at 281-210-3800. The fax number is 281-210-3978.