top of page

Meet the Candidates

Election Day is May 1st, 2021

For those that have taken the first steps in the process of running for either Mayor or Town Council, we would like to thank you for your potential service to our newly formed and great Town of Poetry. Citizens that have submitted paperwork in the county for which they reside and declared their candidacy for office in the Town of Poetry are welcome to email at an introduction to our diverse community. 


Please submit a picture, your full name, the office for which you seek and a biography (up to one page) of yourself.  Please remember provide us reasons that you are seeking office in our town.

Filmed 4/13/2021 at our second Meet the Candidates Night

Filmed 3/9/2021 at our first Meet the Candidates Night

Candidates for Mayor

The qualified citizen receiving the most election votes on May 1, 2021


Tara Senkevech

Candidates for Town Council

The top five qualified citizens receiving the most election votes on May 1, 2021

Tom Anderson Photo 020321.JPG

Tom Anderson

tim smith pic.jpg

Tim Smith


Terry Fowler

Robert Herrmann.jpg

Robert Herrmann


Clyde Serna

Ask Your Candidate a Question

Citizens of the town of Poetry are encouraged to present possible questions for the candidates by submitting questions with the form below. If your question is selected, it will be presented to each of the candidates for a timed response.

Please note that candidate’s information will be displayed in the order for which it is received by email to will display only that information received by potential candidates running for office for Poetry, Texas Mayor or Town Council.


If you would like to run for Mayor or Town Council, please see click here.

If you should have any questions, please email those questions to and we will try our best to answer the question. Please note that we may display the question and answer within this website so to better communicate and address frequently asked questions.

Please note that is not the official website of Poetry, Texas but rather an unofficial communication platform for the Citizens of Poetry, Texas. Once a Mayor and City Council are elected and sworn into office, the City Council will decide the path, going forward, for the Town of Poetry's digital presence.

Our sincerest appreciation to all that have chosen to run for office in The Town of Poetry, Texas!

By submitting your likeness, name and biography to, you are agreeing to allow your likeness, name and biography to be used on the unofficial website.

bottom of page