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Meet the Board

Chuck Adcox

Chuck Adcox, Board President, Position 7Term started: May 2021

Term ends: May 2024

Email: cadcox@magnoliaisd.org

Chuck (James Charles) Adcox moved to Magnolia in 2006 after living in Houston for 10 years. He grew up in Lubbock, TX, and graduated from Monterey High School in 1983. Chuck attended Texas Tech University and graduated from Southwestern Oklahoma State University with a BS in Pharmacy. He and his wife Kathy met after graduation. They have been married 26 years and have two children, Kristen and Colton. Kristen is a freshman at Texas A&M majoring in Engineering and Colton is in 11th-grade at Magnolia West High School. Chuck has worked for Cardinal Health Pharmacy Solutions for 25 years in various roles including, Director of Pharmacy, District Manager, Regional Director, and currently Director of the Group Purchasing Organization, Portfolio Services, and Clinical Analytics. Mr. Adcox is a member of Wildwood United Methodist Church.

Kristi Baker

Kristi Baker, Vice President, Position 4

Term started: May 2020

Term ends: May 2023

Email: kbaker@magnoliaisd.org

Kristi Baker and her family moved to Magnolia in 2006 from Houston, TX. She graduated from Lutheran High School South in Houston, Texas in 1983 and received a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Texas A&M University in 1988. Kristi is a realtor with Creighton Realty Partners. She and her husband, Adrian, have been married since 1993 and have three sons, Bobby, who attends Texas A&M University, Avery, who attends Blinn Junior College, and Grayson who attends Magnolia High School. She is a graduate of the initial Leadership MISD class. Kristi has held offices on the boards of many campus support organizations on various MISD campuses. She served on the Board of Directors of the Magnolia Community Foundation from 2012-2016, was a founding board member of the Magnolia Area Republican Women from 2015-2017, and has been a Youth Programs teacher at Wildwood United Methodist Church since 2007. She also serves on the Aggie Parent and Family Advisory Council under the Dean of Student Life at Texas A&M University and has served on the Magnolia ISD School Board since 2012.

Joe Duncan

Joe Duncan, Secretary, Position 5

Term started: May 2020

Term ends: May 2023

Email: jduncan@magnoliaisd.org

Joe Duncan moved to Montgomery County in 2002 from the Houston area. His family has been in the Houston area since 1969. He attended Memorial High School. He attended the United States Military Academy at West Point, University of Texas at Austin, and South Texas College of Law in Houston. He has a BBA, Doctorate of Juris Prudence, and is a licensed attorney in the State of Texas. He owns The Duncan Law firm and co-owns Diamond Living, LLC, a flooring manufacturer, and distributor. He has been married to his wife, Shawn, since 1995. They have two children, Kimberley and Reagan. Kimberley just graduated from the University of Texas with Honors with a Bachelor of Science Degree and will be a high school educator in Texas next fall. Reagan is a sophomore at Texas A&M University studying education. Both of his children attended school in the district from Bear Branch Elementary to Magnolia High School. They are members of Fellowship of the Woodlands Church. They enjoy traveling and spending time together.

Travis Moffatt

Dr. Travis Moffatt, Assistant Secretary, Position 6

Term started: May 2021

Term ends: May 2024

Email: tmoffatt@magnoliaisd.org

Dr. Travis Moffatt has been a resident of Magnolia since 2006. Upon graduating from Moore High School (Oklahoma) in 1991, he attended Southern Nazarene University where he earned a B.S. in Biology. He continued his education and earned his Doctorate in Optometry degree from Northeastern State University.

Dr. Moffatt has been married to his wife Cammi since 1997, and they have two children Jackson and Marissa.

He has practiced optometry since 2001 and is the owner of Moffatt Eye Care that he started in 2020 in downtown Magnolia. He is the Founder and President of a non-profit organization called “Sharing Sight” that provides free vision clinics in Haiti and Guatemala.

Gary Blizzard

Gary Blizzard, Trustee, Position 3

Term started: May 2022

Term ends: May 2025

Email: gblizzard@magnoliaisd.org

Gary Blizzard has lived in Magnolia since 2006 and has worked in the greater Houston area since 1987. He has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Texas and a Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University. Gary currently teaches several senior-level Chemical Engineering undergraduate courses at Texas A&M. Before joining the faculty at Texas A&M, Gary had 30+ years of experience as an accomplished energy industry executive with diverse experience in international business development, marketing, and project management. Gary was part of the 2012 Magnolia ISD Parent Leadership Committee and graduated in 2016 from the Texas Association of School Boards Leadership Program, earning the designation of Master Trustee. He and his wife, Mickie, have been married since 1989 and have two children Sydney and Sam, who were both educated from K-12 in Magnolia ISD. Gary has enjoyed being a leader in Bible Study Fellowship as well as the deacon chairman and children's teacher in his church. He also enjoys spending time with his family. Gary's hobbies include salt-water fishing and outdoor activities.

Sonja Ebel

Sonja Ebel, Trustee, Position 2

Term started: May 2022

Term ends: May 2025

Email: sebel@magnoliaisd.org

Sonja Ebel and her family moved to Magnolia from Houston, Texas in 2010. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a BA and a Masters in Industrial Relations. Sonja worked at ExxonMobil for 20 years and is currently a stay-at-home mom. She has been active on the Nichols Sawmill Elementary PTO since 2011, a member of the 2012 - 13 Magnolia ISD Parent Leadership Committee, and the 2015 Magnolia Facility Planning Committee.

She and her husband Steve have four children. Sophia (12th grade) is at Magnolia West High School, Grant (10th grade) attends Magnolia West High, Faith (8th grade) goes to Magnolia Junior High, and John (6th grade) is at Magnolia Intermediate. Sonja enjoys spending time with her family, the Joy Sisters Bible Study and they are members of Magnolia's First Baptist Church.

Dacia Owens

Dacia Owens, Trustee, Position 1

Term started: May 2022

Term ends: May 2025

Email: dowens@magnoliaisd.org

Dacia Owens and her family have been residents of Magnolia since 2014 where they relocated from Dallas. This will be the 8th year that their kids have attended school within the Magnolia Independent School District. 

Dacia graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from the College of Business. She currently stays at home with their children. Previously, she worked for Verizon Communications as a senior marketing manager, leading nationwide campaigns that consisted of mass media in top national media markets, nationwide direct mail, and internal communications. Dacia was a member of the 2016 Magnolia ISD Parent Leadership Committee. Most recently, she enjoyed serving as President for the past 4 years for the Magnolia Education Foundation. MEF and its mission will always hold a huge place in her heart and will continue to be an organization she is passionate about in the many years to come. Dacia also enjoyed stepping in over the last couple of years as a substitute teacher within the district. 

Dacia and her husband Patrick have been married for 16 years and have two children, Ava (14) and Drake (12), who currently attend Bear Branch Junior High. Ava is an active student who has a love for art, cheer, dance, and band while being on the all-A honor roll. Drake is also a very active student who stays busy with baseball, football, band and is a leader in the classroom. Dacia and her family are members of the Montgomery United Methodist Church. In her free time, she is always looking forward to squeezing in some time with her friends and family, traveling, dining and shopping!