Board Trustee - Place 2 Profile
Angela Powell was elected to serve her first term as trustee in May 2017. She graduated from Houston Baptist University with a Bachelor of Science, dual majors in Biology and History. She earned her Master of Business Administration in Health Services from the University of Dallas Graduate School of Management with honors, magna cum laude.
Mrs. Powell has several years of experience as an educator. She taught at the Northampton Community College in Pennsylvania for six years. She also volunteered at St. Mark the Evangelist Church in Plano as a Sunday School Catechist to teach faith formation from 2010-2016.
Mrs. Powell has a love of community evident in her support and membership in many organizations. She has served on the City of Plano Photographic Traffic Signal Advisory Committee for two terms since 2014. She has served two terms as Vice President of the Dallas Metro North, Texas Business Women from June 2016-2018 and has been a member since 2013. She has been an active PTA Board Member at Isaacs Early Childhood School, Barron (as Barron Early Childhood School), Hickey Elementary School, Murphy Middle School and Williams High School since 2005. Mrs. Powell has been involved with the Mariposa Project, Special Education Adult Transition Fair, as a Board Member and sponsor since November 2016. She served on the St. Joseph Catholic School Advisory Council from 2015-2018. Currently, Mrs. Powell is serving on the Texas Health Community Impact Leadership Council. She also volunteers at a nonprofit to help solve the issues of health and hunger.
Mrs. Powell and her husband Simon have three children and have been Plano residents since 2005.