Mr. Vohnya Tongate was elected to the Shallowater Board of Trustees in 2012. Tongate is currently serving as the Board President. Mr. Tongate attended Texas Tech University, served in the U.S. Marines, and has served on the Boards of the Little League Baseball and the Youth Football League. He is currently serving as a Boy Scout Leader.
Mr. Tongate and his wife Kelly have two sons, Garrett and Guthrie. Vohnya states, “I am proud to be a small part of a great school district. Our students are excelling at everything we offer, which is a reflection of them and our exceptional staff.”
With a positive perspective, Mr. Tongate has great expectations of the board and the district. He proclaims, “I want to see our District continue to exceed our past accomplishments and to help with that however I can.”