Educational leader Sofia Pena will be the new face on the McAllen school board. Pena won the Place 6 seat over Gilda Garcia, taking 67 percent of the vote. Pena will take over for Larry Esparza who left the board to run for the District 6 seat on the McAllen City Commission.
In the other race, voters re-elected Debbie Crane Aliseda to the Place 3 seat. Aliseda took 53 percent of the vote.