French Elected to State Association Board

For release: October 29, 2018
Contact: Theresa Gage-Dieringer, 512.467.3564
theresa.gage-dieringer@tasb.org
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(Austin) — The Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) has elected Corinne French of Valley View ISD-Cooke County to a three-year term on the TASB Board of Directors, representing TASB Region 11, position D.

French was appointed to the Valley View ISD-Cooke County Board in 2012, elected in 2013, and ran unopposed in 2016. She currently serves as the board vice-president. She is a 2015 Leadership TASB graduate and has served as a member of the TASB Legislative Advisory Council.

French received a bachelor of science degree in family sciences from Texas Woman’s University and a master’s in higher education from the University of North Texas (UNT).

She works at UNT, coordinating district involvement with the Eagle Advantage program. She plans on-campus transition programs for high school juniors and seniors and facilitates college transition workshops in local high schools. She serves as the advisor for the student organization Her Campus UNT. French also serves on the NTRP-16 Council and the executive board of the North Texas Area Association of School Boards.

TASB is a nonprofit association established in 1949 to serve local public school boards. School board members are the largest group of publicly elected officials in the state. The districts they represent serve more than 5.3 million students.