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Board of Trustees

Meet Our School Board of Trustees 

Greenville ISD is divided into seven single-member districts with one trustee representing each district. Voters residing within the boundaries of each single-member district elect trustees. Candidates are required to live in the district in order to run for that district's trustee position. Members of the public may contact School Board members by emailing them at

You may also contact:

Jessica Rios, Executive Assistant to Superintendent and the Board of Trustees 

Office number: 903-457-2526 


Anne Haynes, District 1 Trustee (term expires 2025)

Anne Haynes has served as District 1 Trustee for 25 years. She has a strong professional background in education, including many years as a high school English teacher, Texas Department of Human Resources administrator, and Economics instructor at the college level.

She graduated from North Texas State University with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and English and an MBA at East Texas State University in Economics.

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Anji Taylor, District 2 Trustee (term expires 2026)

Originally hailing from Dumas, TX, Anji Taylor made Greenville her home in 2008, immersing herself in the vibrant local community. Her educational journey began at the University of Texas at Arlington, where she pursued her passion for social work.

In 1999, she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, followed by a Master's of Science in Social Work in 2002. For the past 23 years, Anji has dedicated her career to serving children and families. Her expertise extends to working with the elderly, providing invaluable home health services. As a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW), Anji brings a unique perspective and a deep understanding of the social and emotional needs of individuals in our community.

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Bonnie-Jean Stewart - District 3 Trustee (term expires 2026)

Bonnie-Jean Stewart has served as District 3 Trustee since May of 2021.

Mrs. Stewart is a graduate of Greenville High School. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Health Administration from Warren National University. She is the Program Manager for Hunt Regional Lab Solutions, where she has worked since 1983. 

She is known throughout Greenville as an active volunteer and passionate advocate for health and education. She currently serves on the following boards and committees:

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Mike Rackley, Vice-President and District 5 Trustee (term expires 2024)

He is a lifelong resident of the area and a graduate of GISD. Mr. Rackley has a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Physics and a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Texas A&M University-Commerce (formerly East Texas State University). He was an engineer at L-3 Harris and its predecessor companies for over 37 years, retiring at the end of 2015. Mr. Rackley served on the GISD School Board from 2000 – 2006. Mr. Rackley is married to Delores, who is a GISD graduate and a retired GISD Elementary teacher of 36 years.

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Aletha Kruse, President and District 6 Trustee (term expires 2025)

School Board President Aletha Kruse has served as trustee for District 6 since May 2019.

Kruse was raised in Garland, and she graduated from high school there. She went on to join the Navy. Kruse has volunteered in various PTA roles and community roles for the past 13 years.

She is a proud mother of three: Faith, a sophomore attending DePaul University in Chicago; Jacob a sophomore at Greenville High School; and Calyx, a sixth-grader at Travis/Sixth Grade Center. Kruse’s husband, Tim Kruse serves as a Greenville City Councilman, Place 4.

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Rowland was born and raised in Nebraska. She started college there and then moved to Greenville in early 2003, finishing her bachelor's degree in Marketing at Texas A&M University-Commerce. She began teaching in a Hunt County school and became certified to teach. After the first few years in the classroom, Rowland found a passion for guiding students and working with them in a different capacity, prompting her to begin her Master’s Degree in School Counseling with Amberton University. As of 2024, she has been a Certified School Counselor in two different Hunt County districts for 15 years, in addition to her 3 years in the classroom.

Read More about Jeanette Rowland, District 7 Trustee (term expires 2027)