Trustee Charles Cunningham Reelected to Statewide Association Board



Pictured at the October 10, 2017 board meeting are (from left): Angela Conrad, Board President; Charles Cunningham, Board Vice President; and Dr. Elizabeth Fagen, Humble ISD Superintendent.


The Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) has reelected Humble ISD Trustee Charles Cunningham to serve a second three-year term on the TASB Board of Directors. TASB is a nonprofit association established in 1949 to serve local public school districts. School board members are the largest group of publicly elected officials in the state. The districts they represent serve more than 4.9 million students.


Cunningham is a Key Accounts Consultant for CenterPoint Energy and has lived in Humble for over 20 years.  He has served on the Humble ISD School Board since 2007, including as School Board president during the 2012-2013 school year. Currently, he is chairman of the Board’s Audit Committee and a member of the Finance, Building and Planning, and Legislative Committees.


In addition to serving on the both the TASB and Humble ISD School Board, Cunningham has held other board positions to promote, educational excellence for students through advocacy, visionary leadership, and high-quality services to school districts.


Cunningham was elected as president of the Gulf Coast Area Association of School Boards in 2014. The GCAASB is composed of more than 50 school boards in the greater Houston area to enhance the quality of education for public school children by providing education and information to local school boards, and creating an opportunity for local school boards to impact legislation affecting public schools.  He was also a member of the Humble ISD Education Foundation Board from 2002 to 2008 and member of the Board of Directors in the 2002-2003 school year; Humble ISD School Boundary Committee July 2003-August 2004; and he was vice-chair of the Governmental Affairs Committee of the Humble Chamber of Commerce from 2008 to 2011.