Jessica Tom was elected to the Board in May 2021. Mrs. Tom grew up in rural Arkansas. As a first-generation college student, she attended the University of Southern Mississippi receiving a Bachelor of Science. She continued her education receiving a Master of Science from the University of Texas at San Antonio. In 2009, she married Philip Tom, a PHS graduate, and moved to Campbellton. Mrs. Tom worked as a District Manager of Kelly Scientific Resources. She completed her 8-12 Science certification and went into the classroom at Three Rivers High School. Currently, Mrs. Tom is a stay-at-home mom raising their two sons. She has been very active as a philanthropist in Atascosa County. She has served as a CASA and currently serves on the Safer Path Family Violence Shelter Board, Atascosa County Child Welfare Board, Children Matter Family Life Center Board, Merry on Main Steering Committee. She is also an active member of First United Methodist Church in Pleasanton, United Methodist Women, and teaches the 2nd and 3rd-grade class at Sunshine Kids. Mrs. Tom also serves as a Trustee of the Alpha Delta Pi Foundation. She is excited to use her combined experience as a teacher, parent, businesswoman, and philanthropist while serving on the Board.