Advocacy Committee

The TCMA Advocacy Committee will facilitate membership involvement in the Texas Municipal League Legislative process by:

  • Assisting TML in soliciting the TCMA membership and elected officials to actively engage in the legislative process.
  • Vetting legislative issues of importance to the membership. Recommendations shall be submitted to the TCMA Board, which shall comply with affiliate “Mandatory Conditions Related to Legislative Activities” of TML.

Chair
Michael G. Ross, Assistant City Manager, Granbury

Vice Chair
George Shackelford, City Manager, Tomball

Vice Chair
Scott Sellers, City Manager, Kyle

Region 1     
Jeffrey Snyder, City Manager Plainview

Region 2
Suzette Williams, City Administrator, Idalou

Region 3
Darwin Archer, City Manager, City of Cisco

Region 4
Bill Lindley, Town Administrator, Highland Park

Region 5
James Jeffers, City Manager, Nacogdoches

Region 6
Jennifer Ma
y, Assistant City Manager, Sugar Land

Region 7
Leader Davila, Infrastructure, Operations Division Manager, Austin

Region 8
Scott Wayman, City Manager, Live Oak

Region 9
William DiLibero, City Manager, Beeville

Region 10
Michelle Leftwich, Assistant City Manager, McAllen

Committee Members:
Ben Brezina, Assistant to the City Manager, Frisco
Larry Cunningham, Life Member
Micah Grau, Assistant City Manager/Admin, Buda
Randall Heye, Assistant City Manager, Ennis
Michael Kovacs, City Manager, Fate
Brian LaBorde, City Manger, Keene 
Taylor Lough, Assistant to the City Manager, Richardson
Jamie Minor, Budget Manager, Odessa
Deidre Murphy, Social Services Manager, San Antonio
Joseph Portugal
Julie Robinson, City Administrator, Spring Valley Village
Lauren Rose, Management Analyst, Mesquite
Vicky Rudy, City Manager, Oak Ridge North