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Buchanan, Frank

Buchanan, Frank


Frank was elected to New Boston ISD School Board in May 2016. He is a Retired Educator after 36 years as a teacher and school administrator in the Texarkana Arkansas School District, Ashdown School District, and New Boston ISD. Frank and his wife Janet have three children, four grandchildren.  Frank’s family has been very involved in education. His wife taught English for 37 years, and their daughter is a professor at University of Utah. Frank’s brother has been on Texarkana AR School Board for over 20 years, and his sister was a school band director for almost 30 years, his father-in-law was an educator and school administrator for over 30 years, while his mother-in-law taught elementary school for over 20 years.  Frank holds a Bachelor of Science in Education, Southern Arkansas University and a Masters in Interdisciplinary Studies, Texas A & M Texarkana.  He is the Field Supervisor Dept. of Educational Leadership University of Texas at Arlington, a lifetime member of P.T.A. and Vocational Industrial Clubs of America, Chairman of Red River Federal Credit Union Supervisory Committee, Member of City of New Boston Zoning Committee, Officer and Past President of New Boston Noon Lions Club, Member of First Baptist Church of New Boston, Chairman Stewardship Committee, and Treasurer New Boston Texas Gideon Camp

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New Boston ISD
201 Rice Street
New Boston , Texas 75570

Monday – Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

Closed on weekends, school holidays and all federal holidays.

Phone: 903-628-2521
Fax: 903-628-8990