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School Board

LISD Board President Matt Watts


Wife: Stacy

Matt Watts is serving his third term on the Lindale ISD Board. Matt is the former president and active in the Lindale Rotary Club, a former member of the Lindale Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, and Director of his Sunday School class.  Matt is a graduate of Lindale High School and Stephen F. Austin State University.  He is employed by Trimble Navigation and is a partner in the Legends of Lindale. Matt and his wife Stacy have 3 children. 


LISD Board Member Brooks Beeler

Wife: Melissa Beeler                                                                                                                                   

Brooks Beeler joined the Lindale ISD school board in May 2012 in the Place Six position.  This is his first term as a trustee of the LISD.  He is a sales account executive with Sigma Solutions LP.  He is a graduate of Lindale High School and attended Tyler Junior College.   He and his wife Melissa have four children.

LISD Board Secretary Mike Combs

Wife: Rachel Combs

Mr. Combs was elected to the LISD Board in 2004 and re-elected in 2009. He has been employed as executive with the Target Corporation since 1989.  Mr. Combs served seven years in the U.S. Army.  He serves on the Boys & Girls Club of East Texas Lindale Unit board of directors.  He is currently president of the Penny Lane Homeowners Association and owner of Vacationers Lawn Care.  Mr. Combs is an active member of  First Baptist Church, Lindale.  He and his wife of 32 years, Rachel, have two sons, Chris and Ryan, both graduates and residents of Lindale.


LISD Board Vice-President Jay Misenheimer

Wife: Melanie Misenheimer                                                                                                                                      

Jay Misenheimer is serving his second term as a LISD trustee. Mr. Misenheimer is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University (1985) and he holds a bachelor degree in business management.  He and his wife Melanie have a son, Jason.  They are active members of the First United Methodist Church of Lindale and have been Lindale residents since 2001.


LISD Board Member Kelly Cox

Wife: Jennifer Cox

Mr. Cox was elected to the board of trustees in 2011. He and his wife Jennifer have two children and have lived in the district since 2002. They are members of Hideaway Community Church. Mr. Cox holds a Masters Degree of Science from Texas Tech and The University of Texas at Tyler. He has served his community on Federal, State, County, and Local levels.


LISD Board Member Kenneth Cline


Wife: Carol Kline                                                                                                                                                                                  

Kenneth Cline is serving his first term as a LISD trustee. Mr. Cline is a graduate of Lindale High School and attended college at Tyler Junior College, Texas  Tech University and Lousiana State University.  Mr. Cline holds an associates degree of arts and engineering and has his own firm, Kenneth W. Cline Consulting Engineer.  He is a member of the ASCE, Red Springs Cemeterary Association (President), Red Springs Baptist Church (Chairman of Deacons) and the Smith County District Brotherhood (President).  He and his wife Carol have three children and 10 grandchildren.



LISD Board Member Gary Camp

Wife: Susan Camp                                                                                                                                                                                  

Gary W. Camp was re-elected to the Lindale ISD board of trustees on May 11, 2013 after previously serving as a trustee for nine years. Mr. Camp is a CPA and owner of Camp Financial Services, LLC and part owner of TCBY in Lindale.  He is a 1975 graduate of Lindale High School and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas as Tyler.  Mr. Camp and his wife, Susan, have three children and three grandchildren. He is a member of the Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce and First Baptist Church of Lindale.