ABILENE, Texas -

An Abilene man who sought a seat on the Abilene school board two years ago has died.

Dan Symonds died Sunday evening at his home.

Symonds ran unsuccessfully for a position on the AISD Board of Trustees in 2010.

He worked as a computer technician and most recently was serving as treasurer for the Steve Savage city council campaign.

Symonds was only in his early 50s.