Frisco Chamber of Commerce Advocacy Efforts
Join Us For Our Candidate Forum
Join Us For Our Legislative Primer
Senator Angela Paxton, Representative Jared Patterson, and Mayor Jeff Cheney will join us for a live-streamed panel discussion to talk about what we, Frisco, can expect from the legislative session. The discussion will be moderated by Chris Wallace, President/CEO of the North Texas Commission.
The above live-stream will begin at 11:30 AM on Tuesday, November 17, 2020. Find more information and sponsorship opportunities here.
What We Do
In order to fulfill the Chamber’s mission statement “to protect and promote commerce,” the Frisco Chamber of Commerce Government Relations division, along with the Board of Directors, takes a strong and proactive stance on governmental issues. Government Relations at the Frisco Chamber of Commerce is at the forefront of issues not only involving Frisco but the entire North Texas Region.
Over the last several years, the Frisco Chamber has strengthened its presence in Austin meeting directly with state elected officials and discussing issues important to the Frisco business community.
Frisco Chamber Government Relations Mission Statement:
To inform, educate, engage, and advocate for the business community regarding relevant public policy.
2021 Legislative Agenda:
Frisco Chamber of Commerce Government Relations and the Frisco Chamber Board of Directors have unanimously adopted the 2021 Frisco Chamber of Commerce Legislative Agenda.
Our new grassroots advocacy software, Voter Voice, enables you to reach out to your elected officials and ask them to vote for or against legislation that matters to our organization. Connecting with your elected officials plays an important role in building relationships between decision-makers, helping us to stay relevant and in the forefront of an elected officials mind, and showing our power in numbers. Visit the Action Center.
Mayor Jeff Cheney email@example.com
Mayor Pro Tem Will Sowell firstname.lastname@example.org
Deputy Mayor Pro Tem Shona Huffman email@example.com
John Keating firstname.lastname@example.org
Brian Livingston email@example.com
Tim Nelson firstname.lastname@example.org
Bill Woodard email@example.com
Board President Chad Rudy Rudyc@friscoisd.org
Board Vice President Rene Archambault firstname.lastname@example.org
Board Secretary John Classe Classej@friscoisd.org
Anne McCausland Mccausla@friscoisd.org
Debbie Gillespie Gillespd@friscoisd.org
Natalie Hebert email@example.com
Gopal Ponangi – firstname.lastname@example.org
Texas House of Representatives
Rep. Justin Holland Justin.email@example.com
- Staff: Robert Paulsen Robert.firstname.lastname@example.org
Rep. Jared Patterson email@example.com
Sen. Jane Nelson firstname.lastname@example.org
- Staff: Kevin Fletcher email@example.com
- Staff: Bonnie Diehl firstname.lastname@example.org
Sen. Angela Paxton email@example.com
Gov. Greg Abbott
P.O. Box 12428
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: (512) 463-2000
Lt. Gov Dan Patrick
P.O. Box 12068
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: (512) 463-0001
Attorney General Ken Paxton
P.O. Box 12548
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: (512) 463-2100
Sen. Ted Cruz firstname.lastname@example.org
- Staff: Michael Flusche email@example.com
- Staff: Christine Babcock Christine_babcock@cruz.senate.gov
Sen. John Cornyn firstname.lastname@example.org
- Staff: Collin McLochlin Collin_McLochlin@cornyn.senate.gov
Rep. Michael Burgess email@example.com
- Staff: Joan Self firstname.lastname@example.org
Rep. Van Taylor email@example.com
- Staff: Sable Coleman-Jones firstname.lastname@example.org