Professional Development Committee

Develops programs using the TCMA Educational Plan and coordinates logistics and develops programs for TCMA educational events; helps prepare the membership for constructive changes in the profession by enhancing the value of TCMA’s professional development opportunities.

Mike Land, Deputy City Manager, Coppell

Vice Chair     
Susan Thorpe, Assistant City Manager, Corpus Christi

Region 1     
Chris Sharp, Assistant City Manager, Canyon

Region 2     
Pat Riley, Public Works Director, Levelland

Region 3     
Jim Dockery, Assistant City Manager, Wichita Falls

Region 4     
Shanna Sims-Bradish, Assistant City Manager, Richardson

Region 5     
Scott Sellers, City Manager, Kilgore

Region 6     
Chris Coffman, City Manager, Sealy

Region 7     
James Earp, Assistant City Manager, Kyle

Region 8     
E.A. Hoppe, City Administrator, Bulverde

Region 9     
Wesley Pierson, Assistant City Manager, Corpus Christi

Region 10     
Noel Bernal, City Administrator, Falfurrias

Committee Members:
Ben Brezina
, Assistant to the City, Frisco
Ronald Cox,
 Municipal Consultant
Bill Funderburk
, City Administrator, Hamilton
Charmelle Garrett
, City Manager, Victoria
Jim Gray
, City Manager, Ingleside
Gray Greer
, City Manager, Farmers Branch
Shannon Mattingly
, Director of Planning/Community, New Braunfels
Rick Menchaca
, Investment Banker, BOSC, Inc.
Jason Reynolds
, OD Specialist, Arlington
Cori Romashkina
, Fiscal Project Analyst, North Central Texas Council of Governments
Philip Sanders
, City Manager, Anna
Curtis Snow
, City Manager, Kaufman
Mindi Snyder
, City Manager, El Campo
Brad Stafford,
 City Manager, Navasota
Paul Virgadamo
, City Administrator, Conroe
Randall Whiteman
, Town Administrator, Lakeside