Cedar Hill ISD

Mr. Michael Quildon

Phone: 972-291-1581

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Morehouse College

Mr. Michael Quildon

Board President

Place: 5

Trustee Since: 2008

Term Expiration: 2020

Trustee Quildon is a currently a Senior Software Engineer. He and his wife Shawn moved to Cedar Hill in 2003 with their two children, Victorea and Andre. He has a passion for education and believes it is the most precious gift we can give our children.   

Quildon is also very active in his community and currently serves as President of the Cedar Hill Lions Club. He is a member of the High Pointe Public Improvement District, Cedar Hill Rotary Club and various other community organizations. He and his family attend Dayspring Family Church in Irving. He enjoys spending time with his family and reading current events.

Mr. Robert Riggs

Phone: 972-291-1581

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

MBA in Operations Management from the University of Dallas Master's in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary Bachelor's in Engineering from Texas A&M

Mr. Robert Riggs

Board Vice President

Place: 6

Trustee Since: 2015

Term Expiration: 2018

Bio: Trustee Riggs has lived in the Best Southwest area for 25 years and for the last 11 years in Cedar Hill. Born in Liberal, Kansas, Mr. Riggs lived as a child in Bartlesville and Tulsa in Oklahoma before moving to Richardson, Texas where he completed middle school and high school. Mr. Riggs and his wife Patti have three sons: Ian, a 2013 graduate of Cedar Hill High School; Aaron, a 2017 CHHS graduate; and Ben, a CHHS student. For the past 15 years Riggs has worked in higher education administration at Dallas Theological Seminary. He currently serves on the elder board at Faith Bible Church of DeSoto and as a board member of a private foundation that provides scholarships to graduate students.

He believes that serving as a trustee is about teamwork, communication, and hard work, and for Cedar Hill to be the best community that it can be, our schools must educate each student to the highest level possible for that individual student.

"This can only be accomplished when each trustee listens to the issues and works together with fellow trustees to give the superintendent the resources and input he needs to be successful," Riggs said.

Ms. Angela Roberts

Phone: 972-291-1581

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

MBA from the University of Oklahoma

Ms. Angela Roberts

Board Secretary

Place: 4

Trustee since: 2014

Term expires: 2020

Bio: Trustee Roberts has been a resident of Cedar Hill and serving her community since 2005 in various roles including PTA President, Founder of the Southwest Suburban Netweavers, and as a Cedar Hill Education Foundation Board Member. Angela holds an MBA from the University of Oklahoma and works for Protection 1 as a Top Tier Integrated Security Sales Consultant. She was a recipient of a public education and an athlete during her high school and college years. She has two sons who have attended Cedar Hill ISD since Kindergarten. Her oldest son, Brandon attends the Collegiate High School and competes on the tennis team. Her youngest son, Jacob is a master speller, cellist, and enjoys playing soccer. The Roberts’ share their home in Wildwood with their two dachshunds, Princess Juliet and Princess Isabella and cat, Brother Kitty. Roberts has a passion for education and a desire to collaborate with educators and community members to ensure every student in the district receives a quality education and opportunity to be not only college ready, but career ready.

Ms. Gayle Sims

Phone: 972-291-1581

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Master's in Management from Dallas Baptist University Bachelor of Liberal Arts from Kansas University

Ms. Gayle Sims

Board Trustee

Place: 1

Trustee Since: 2017

Term Expiration: 2019

Bio: In 2000, Gayle Sims and her husband, Alan, moved to Cedar Hill from Kansas when he was hired as the city manager. That same year, she accepted a position with the city of Waxahachie as the director of human resources and civil service. In December 2016, after more than 30 years in human resources for public and private entities, she retired.

She serves on the Cedar Hill Community Development Commission and was previously a member of the Cedar Hill Education Foundation (CHEF). During her tenure at CHEF, she was elected vice president of administration and president.

Sims and her husband have four adult children and seven grandchildren. Sims believes a quality education is what every child deserves to reach their dreams. 

Mr. Doug Heyerdahl

Phone: 972-291-1581

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Indiana University

Mr. Doug Heyerdahl

Board Trustee

Place: 2

Trustee Since: 2010

Term Expiration: 2019

Bio: A Cedar Hill resident since 1989, Trustee Heyerdahl and his wife, Jill, raised their family in Cedar Hill.  Both daughters were educated in CHISD, attending Bray, Lake Ridge, West, Permenter, the Ninth Grade Center, and Cedar Hill High School.  His older daughter, Elise, is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma, and is working in physical therapy at Cook Children's Hospital - Fort Worth.  His younger daughter, Mariah, attends the University of Oklahoma, studying Elementary Education, and hoping to also coach high school soccer. For over 25 years, Heyerdahl has served as the chief financial officer of one of the larger printing companies in Dallas. Doug and Jill attend both Trinity Church and Hope Lutheran Church in Cedar Hill, but also enjoy worshipping at other Cedar Hill churches.

Ms. Dawn Miller

Phone: 972-291-1581

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Doctoral student at Northcentral University MBA from University of Phoenix BA in Spanish from Morris Brown College

Ms. Dawn Miller

Board Trustee

Place: 3

Trustee Since: 2017

Term Expiration: 2020

Bio: Trustee Miller has been an educator for more than seven years and teaches Spanish in a neighboring school district. She earned a bachelor’s in Spanish from Morris Brown College and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. Additionally, she is doctoral student at Northcentral University. She moved to Cedar Hill in 2013 and is the mother of two Longhorns.

Her eldest daughter, Lia, graduated Cedar Hill High School in 2015 and attends Texas Southern University. Her youngest child, Lyndsey, is scheduled to graduate CHHS in 2019.   

Ms. Cheryl Wesley

Phone: 972-291-1581

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

M.Ed. East Texas State University

Ms. Cheryl Wesley

Board Trustee

Place: 7

Trustee Since: 2015

Term Expiration: 2018

Bio: Trustee Wesley is no stranger to CHISD or to the Cedar Hill community. A former district Administrator and city resident of 27 years, she has collaborated with parents, educators, business owners and community leaders to support the success of all our students. A member of both the 2011 and 2012 Committees to pass the bond package, she was later appointed to the Bond Oversight Committee.

Trustee Wesley has been actively engaged in the social services field for decades. From Caseworker, Psychological Counselor and Unit Supervisor to Consultant and Health Educator, she is a passionate proponent of women, children and the family unit. She currently serves as a Ministry Director and Speaker.

Married for nearly 30 years to Dr. Karry D. Wesley, they have raised three sons here. Their two oldest sons, Christopher and Karl, graduated from Trinity Christian High School in 2007 and 2008 respectively. Their youngest son, Charles, graduated from Cedar Hill High School in 2013.

Trustee Wesley loves this district and believes that we are moving forward in our pursuit of academic excellence for all students. With the proper resources, genuine collaboration, hard work and prayer, the students of CHISD will receive the tools to be successful in academia and life.

 

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