Board of Trustee Elections

Zone Office Current Trustee Term Expires
1 Member Orlando Thunder Garcia 2017
2 Vice-Chair Lori Johnson 2017
3 Chair Sonya Samuels-Allen 2017
4 Member Jack Bell 2019
5 Member Susan Meisner 2019

All Trustee terms are for 4 years.  The term begins on July 1 of the year in which the particular trustee is up for election.  The Trustee Election will be held on May 16, 2017.  If only one candidate files for a particular zone, no election is held for that position.  Registered voters may only vote for the candidate from their zone.

Open Seats - Zones 1, 2, and 3.   Zone Map

Candidates must reside in the zone they will represent.

Persons signing a Trustee Candidate's Petition must reside in the same zone as the Candidate and be registered to vote.

Deadline for Filing Declarations and Petitions of Candidacy - 5:00pm, March 17, 2017

Declarations and Petitions must be filed with the District Clerk at the District Office or with the Nez Perce County Elections Department.

District Clerk Contact Information
Nathan Weeks
404 S Main St, Lapwai
208-843-2622, x200
nweeks@lapwai.org
Nez Perce County Elections
1230 Main St, Lewiston
208-799-3020

Candidate Filing Packet     Declaration of Candidacy     Petition of Candidacy

The Lapwai School District has more than 500 students enrolled, therefore Candidates must comply with Campaign Finance Disclosure requirements.  Visit the Nez Perce County Clerk's Election Department or call 799-3020 for more information.