Ty Taggart was elected in May 2017 to one of two At Large positions on the board. He is a proud graduate of the 1989 class of Belton High School. His wife Sarah, who is a second grade teacher at Lakewood Elementary School is also a graduate of the very same class. They have three children. John attends Texas Tech University and is a former two-sport varsity athlete (football and baseball) and Mr. BHS. He graduated with honors in 2017. Becca is a varsity Magic Belle and honor roll student at BHS who will graduate in 2020. Gracie, also an honor roll student, is a member of the BHS tennis team and Bel Canto. She will graduate in 2022.
Taggart is a former teacher and coach. He opened his own small business, Chisholm Trail Flooring, 13 years ago.
“I am proud of the history and legacy of Belton ISD and am very excited to be in a leadership position heading into the future as the district grows at a record pace. I want to continue the long tradition of Taggart's volunteering for this community and this great school district!”