ATPE state officers

The ATPE House of Delegates elects four state officers annually: president, vice president, secretary and treasurer. Along with the immediate past state president, these working educators form ATPE’s Executive Committee.

Jimmy Lee

Jimmy Lee

State President

Region 8
Paris ATPE

Contact Jimmy Lee

President Jimmy Lee, a 33-year education veteran, is a substitute teacher in Paris ISD. 
Karen Hames

Karen Hames

State Vice President

Region 11
Lewisville ATPE

Contact Karen Hames

Vice President Karen Hames, a 42-year education veteran, is an eighth grade English/language arts and reading teacher.
Stacey Ward

Stacey Ward

State Secretary

Region 4
Humble ATPE

Contact Stacey Ward

Secretary Stacey Ward, a 23-year education veteran, is a fifth grade math and science teacher.
Jayne Serna

Jayne Serna

State Treasurer

Region 13
Leander ATPE

Contact Jayne Serna

Treasurer Jayne Serna, a 30-year education veteran, is an adjunct professor of history.
Tonja Gray

Tonja Gray

Immediate Past State President

Region 14
Abilene ATPE

Contact Tonja Gray

Immediate Past State President Tonja Gray, a 32-year educator, works at the Region 14 Education Service Center.

Questions? Send us a message or call the ATPE state office at (800) 777-2873.