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Felicia Benford

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Felicia Benford
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Board Secretary, Bryan Independent School District, District 1
Incumbent
In office
2016
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSam Houston State University
Associate'sBlinn Junior College
Personal
ProfessionSenior Officer Specialist
Felicia Benford currently holds the District 1 seat on the Bryan Independent School Board of Education where she is also Board Secretary. She was elected to the board in May 2010 and won re-election in an unopposed race on November 5, 2013.

Biography

Benford attended Blinn Junior College and Sam Houston State University. She is currently a Senior Officer Specialist at the Bryan Federal Prison Camp.

Elections

2013

See also: Bryan Independent School District elections (2013)

Opposition

Benford won re-election on November 5, 2013 in an unopposed race.

Endorsements

Benford was not endorsed in this campaign.

Funding

Benford reported no contributions or expenditures to the Texas Ethics Commission.[1]

What was at stake?

Three seats were up for election on November 5, 2013. The Districts 1, 3 and 5 seats were filled by two incumbents and one newcomer.

About the district

Bryan Independent School District is located in Brazos County, TX
Bryan ISD is located in Bryan, Texas, which is also a county seat of Brazos County, Texas. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, Bryan is home to 76,201 residents.[2]

Demographics

In terms of graduation rate, average household income and poverty rate, Bryan underperformed in these areas. The graduation rate was 77.4% compared to 80.4% statewide. The average household income was $35,881 compared to $50,920 in the entire state. Bryan had a poverty rate of 28.4%, while the poverty rate for Texas was 17.0%.[2]

Racial Demographics, 2010[2]
Race Bryan city (%) Texas (%)
White 64.2 70.4
Hispanic or Latino 36.2 37.6
Black or African American 18.0 11.8
Asian 1.7 3.8
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.6 0.7
Two or More Races 2.6 2.7

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