Served on the board since October 2017
Tara Bachtel has served as a Texas public school educator for the past 13 years in various roles including certified teacher, assistant principal, principal, and district administrator. She is currently in her second year as the Assistant Superintendent of Kemp ISD in Kaufman County. Tara resides in Kaufman with her husband of 16 years, Jason, who is also a public school educator. Tara and Jason have three children, and are members of Stonepoint Church in Wills Point.