George Wilcoxson, President- Place 4
George Wilcoxson was elected to the School Board in 2016. George is a 1977 graduate of Wills Point High School. George was a member of the Dallas Fire Department for almost 40 years, is a Master Firefighter, and holds numerous certifications, including HazMat. He is now retired and runs a logistics company. Mr. Wilcoxson is serving his third term on the WPISD Board of Trustees.
Jason Groom, Vice President- Place 2
Jason Groom was elected to the board in May of 2018. Jason is a 1995 graduate of Wills Point High School; a life-long resident, Jason attended all his school years in Wills Point. Mr. Groom serves as the Police Chief for Edgewood ISD. Mr. Groom is in his first term as a WPISD Board Trustee.
Russell Hiler, Secretary- Place 6
Russell Hiler was elected to the school board in 2016. Hiler is a 1986 graduate of Wills Point High School and Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, in 1990 with a bachelor's degree in business administration. Hiler is an independent sales representative that sells to sporting goods stores and organizations that focus on apparel and equipment at the high school and junior high levels. Hiler is now serving his third term as Secretary of the Board of Trustees.
Phillip McDonald, Trustee- Place 3
Phillip McDonald was elected to the school board in May 2018. He was born in Pleasant Grove, and graduated from Skyline High School in 1989. McDonald is a career firefighter, employed with Garland Fire Department for the past 18 years. McDonald is in his first term as a WPISD Board of Trustee Member.
Debbie Deen, Trustee- Place 1
Debbie Deen was appointed to the school board in June 2022. Deen is a retired educator of 32 years, serving 23 years in Wills Point ISD, retiring in 2016 as the Principal of Wills Point Primary School. Deen is the past President of the Wills Point Education Foundation, where she remains an active member in serving her community. Mrs. Deen is in her first term as a WPISD Board of Member Trustee.
Jesse D Everett, Trustee- Place 5
Jesse Dean Everett was elected to the school board in May 2022. Mr. Everett a 2003 graduate of Wills Point High School. Everett owns his own construction company, Everett Unlimited, providing services for excavation and land clearing. Everette is serving his first term as a Wills Point ISD Board of Trustee Member.
Jim Lamb, Trustee- Place 7
Jim Lamb was elected to the school board in 2017. Lamb graduated from Purcell High School in 1970 and Oklahoma State University in 1975. Lamb moved to Wills Point in 1989 to coach and teach. In January of 1992, he became Head Coach and Athletic Director at WPHS. In August of 1995, Lamb became Assistant Principal of Wills Point High School and served in that position until July 2004. Jim Lamb was then named Principal of Wills Point High School and continued in that role for twelve years until his retirement in June of 2016. Mr. Lamb is in his third term as a WPISD Board of Trustee Member.
The Board of Trustees meets regularly on the 2nd Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the WPISD Administration Building at 338 West North Commerce St. Wills Point, TX. 75169
NOTE: During the months of June, July, and August, the Board of Trustees will meet at 5:00 pm.
Special meetings are called when necessary. All meetings are open to the public and are subject to provisions of Texas law.