Midlothian Independent School District


Contact Information for Elected Officals

Gary Vineyard - Board President

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EMAIL  -  Place 2 - term began May 2021 and expires May 2027   

Occupation: Leasing Manager, D & M Leasing

Family Members: Wife Amy, six children and 11 grandkids

Educational Background: Midlothian High School, AAS - Navarro College

Local or Civic Organizations: Midlothian Lions Club; Midlothian High School PTO; Midlothian Development Authority-board member

Tami Tobey - Board Vice President

EMAIL - Place 6 - term began November 2020 and expires May 2026

Occupation: Office Manager, Tim Tobey State Farm Insurance; Owner, E.T. Tobey Company, LLC

Family Members: Husband, Tim; sons, Tyler, Tanner, Trevor & Taylor

Educational Background: Waco Midway High School & BBA Finance Baylor University

Local or Civic Organizations: MHS Basketball Booster Club, FSMS PTO, Midlothian Education Foundation

Jessica Ward - Board Secretary

EMAIL - Place 5 - term began May 2022 and expires May 2025 

Occupation:  Semi-retired

Family Members:  Married to Brandon, 7 children and 1 grandson 

Educational Background:  Mesquite High School 

Local/Civic Organizations: Midlothian Community Development Board 

Richard Pena - Trustee

EMAIL  -  Place 1 - term began May 2021 and expires May 2027

Occupation: Realtor, retired from the Midlothian PD and as an MISD School Resource Officer

Family Members: Married with five children

Educational Background: Attended Navarro College

Local/Civic Organizations: Sits on the Veterans Board in Midlothian

Ryan Timm - Trustee

EMAIL  -  Place 3 - term began May 2024 and expires May 2027

Occupation: Director of Growth and Marketing for Adam Rope State Farm

Family Members: Wife Megan for 12 years, Charlie 11 and Maggie 7

Educational Background: Bachelors degree in Exercise and Sports Science from Texas State University, Masters in Education from Tarleton State University 

Local/Civic Organizations: Interim President of The MILE Booster club 

Mike Dillow - Trustee

EMAIL  -  Place 4 - term began May 2022 and expires May 2025

Occupation: Civil Engineer - Director of Operations

Family Members: Married to wife, Vickie with six (6) children and 10 grandkids

Educational Background: BSCE Texas A&M

Local or Civic Organizations: First Baptist Church, Midlothian, Roll-Call Honoring and Serving Our Veterans-Ft. Worth

Ed Harrison - Trustee

EMAIL - Place 7 - term began May 2023 and expires May 2026

Occupation: After 40 years, retired from E. C. Harrison Properties, Inc.

Family Members: Married to Trish, 3 married children and 10 grandchildren

Educational Background: G.E.D. U.S. Navy, B.S. Dallas Baptist University, M.A. Dallas Theological Seminary

Local/Civic Organizations: FBC Dallas - Sunday School Teacher; Board Member of: Dallas Builders Association, Hilco Electrical Coop, Charlton Methodist Hospital Advisory Board, Prestonwood Pregnancy Center; National Association of Home Builders Instructor