Board Member Jimmy Beeson, Place 1
Elected 2016; term expires May, 2019
James (Jimmy) L. Beeson Jr. is serving his first term as a BISD Board Trustee.
Jimmy was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Education,from the University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond Oklahoma,and a Master of Military Operational Art and Science through the USAF Air University's Air Command & Staff College Online Masters Program (ACSC-OLMP).
Jimmy began his career as a "Copper Cap" intern at Sheppard AFB, TX. He is the Chief, Base/Specialized Acquisition Flight, 82d Contracting Squadron, Sheppard AFB,TX. He was recognized as the Air Force level Outstanding Contracting Civilian (GS-12 & Above) for 2011, the Second Air Force Civilian (Supervisory Cat II) of the Year for 2011, Air Education & Training Command Professional Courage Award recipient for 2010, and the Oklahoma City-Air Logistics Center Contracting Civilian of the Year (GS-12 and above) for 2008.
Jimmy is married to Mindy L. Beeson and lives in Burkburnett, Texas. He has three children, Caleb(7), Maddie(5),and Joshua (2). Mindy is the Director of Children's Ministry at First Baptist Church, Burkburnett. Caleb, Maddie and Joshua have a combined 36 years remaining in the BISD.