|Board member, Fort Bend Board of Trustees, Position 4|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||May 14, 2011|
|Next general||May 10, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Central Florida|
|Profession||Internet sales manager|
Albright earned his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida in 1978. He currently works as an Internet sales manager for Helfman Ford in Sugar Land.
Albright is seeking re-election to the Position 4 seat against three challengers during the general election on May 10, 2014.
As of February 21, 2014, Albright has not reported any campaign contributions or expenditures to the district office.
As of February 21, 2014, Albright has not received any official endorsements for his campaign.
|Fort Bend Board of Trustees, Position 4, 3-year term, May 14, 2011|
|Nonpartisan||Kevin P. Daniels||24%||2,020|
|Source: Fort Bend County Elections, "Cumulative Report," May 19, 2011|
Albright's campaign website lists major themes for 2014:
Bruce built coalitions to cut bond debt, keep taxes low, raise teachers salaries and improve working conditions , restore fiscal restraint and policies to make us an ever competitive district to deliver the best in public schools at the lowest possible cost.
Bruce is a self-less and independent Trustee with innovative ideas to make our school district the # 1 school district in Texas.
Bruce is a Trustee dedicated to improving academics and the Career & Technical Education of our students. His children came up through the FBISD System and He and his family have lived in the FBISD for over 30 years .
Bruce is a dedicated Trustee with the interest of all 70,000 students in mind , dedicated husband, father, local civic and business leader that has brought Common Sense Leadership for the betterment of all families in FBISD.
Note: The above quote is from the candidate's website, which may include some typographical or spelling errors.
What's at stake?
Newcomers Jason Burdine, Ramesh Cherivirala, Sardar Qaisar Imam and C.J. Udoagwu are vying for the Position 1 seat currently held by Susan Hohnbaum. Hohnbaum did not file for re-election by the February 28 deadline. Incumbent Bruce Albright is competing with three challengers for the Position 4 seat. Position 5 incumbent Patsy Taylor faces challenges from newcomers Kris Allfrey and KP George.
About the districtSugar Land, a city in Fort Bend County, Texas. According to the United States Census Bureau, Sugar Land is home to 82,480 residents. Fort Bend Independent School District is the seventh-largest school district in Texas, serving 69,123 students during the 2010-11 school year.
Sugar Land outperformed the rest of Texas in terms of higher education achievement in 2012. The United States Census Bureau found that 53.8% of Sugar Land residents aged 25 years and older had attained a Bachelor's degree compared to 26.3% for Texas as a whole. The median household income in Sugar Land was $107,149 compared to $51,563 for the state of Texas. The poverty rate in Sugar Land was 4.4% compared to 17.4% for the entire state.
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- Fort Bend Independent School District, "Board Elections," accessed February 21, 2014
- Fort Bend Independent School District, "Board of Trustees Position 4," accessed February 21, 2014
- Bruce Albright Campaign, "Home," accessed February 21, 2014
- Fort Bend Independent School District, "Board of Trustee Candidates for May 10, 2014 Election," accessed February 21, 2014
- United States Census Bureau, "Sugar Land, Texas," accessed February 21, 2014
- National Center for Education Statistics, "ELSI Table Generator," accessed January 27, 2014
- Fort Bend County Elections, "Election Results," accessed February 21, 2014
|2014 Fort Bend Independent School District Elections|
|Sugar Land, Texas|
|Election date:||May 10, 2014|
|Candidates:||Position 1: • Jason Burdine • Ramesh Cherivirala • Sardar Qaisar Imam • C.J. Udoagwu|
Position 5: • Kris Allfrey • KP George • Patsy Taylor
|Important information:||What's at stake? • Key deadlines • Additional elections on the ballot|