Frisco Chamber of Commerce

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Government Affairs Mission Statement

To inform, educate, engage, and advocate for the business community regarding relevant public policy.

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What We Do

In order to fulfill the Chamber’s mission statement “to protect and promote commerce,” the Frisco Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs 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. 

Action Center

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 official’s mind, and showing our power in numbers.

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Our Elected Officials

Frisco City Council

Jeff Cheney
Mayor
City Council
Elected: 2017
Current Term Expires: 2023
Phone: 972-292-5050
John Keating
Place 1
City Council
Elected:
Current Term Expires: 2024
Phone: 972-292-5051
Shona Huffman
Place 2
City Council
Elected:
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: 972-292-5052
Angelia Pelham
Place 3
City Council
Elected: 2021
Current Term Expires: 2024
Phone: 972-292-5053
Bill Woodard
Place 4
City Council
Elected:
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: 972-292-5054
Dan Stricklin
Place 5
City Council
Elected:
Current Term Expires: 2023
Phone: 972-292-5055
Brian Livingston
Place 6
City Council
Elected:
Current Term Expires: 2023
Phone: 972-292-5056

FISD School Board

Gopal Ponangi
Place 1
FISD School Board
Elected:
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: 469-633-7791
Natalie Hebert
Place 2
FISD School Board
Elected:
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: 469-633-7792
Chad Rudy
Place 3
FISD School Board
Elected: 2019
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: 469-633-7793
Dynette Davis
Place 4
FISD School Board
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2023
Phone: 469-633-7794
Debbie Gillespie
Place 5
FISD School Board
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2023
Phone: 469-633-7795
John Classe
Place 6
FISD School Board
Elected: 2021
Current Term Expires: 2024
Phone: 469-633-7796
Rene Archambault
Place 7
FISD School Board
Elected: 2021
Current Term Expires: 2024
Phone: 469-633-7797

Denton County

Andy Eads
County Judge
Denton County
Elected: 2018
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: 940-349-2820
Ryan Williams
County Commissioner Pct. 1
Denton County
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2024
Phone: 940-349-2810

Collin County

Chris Hill
County Judge
Collin County
Elected: 2018
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: (972) 424-1460 ext. 4631
Susan Fletcher
County Commissioner Pct. 1
Collin County
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2024
Phone: (972) 424-1460 ext. 4676

State Senate

Jane Nelson
Texas State Senate Dist. 12
State Senate
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: (512) 463-0112
Angela Paxton
Texas State Senate Dist. 8
State Senate
Elected: 2018
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: (512) 463-0108

State House

Jared Patterson
Texas State Rep. Dist. 106
State House
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: (512) 463-0694
Justin Holland
Texas State Rep. Dist. 33
State House
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: (512) 463-0484

US Congress

Dr. Michael Burgess
Tx. Dist. 26
US Congress
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: (202) 225-7772
Van Taylor
Tx. Dist. 3
US Congress
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2022
Phone: (202) 225-4201

US Senate

Ted Cruz
Jr. Senator
US Senate
Elected: 2018
Current Term Expires: 2024
Phone: (202) 224-5922
John Cornyn
Sr. Senator
US Senate
Elected: 2020
Current Term Expires: 2026
Phone: (202) 224-2934

Government Affairs

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Christopher Lee

Director of Government Affairs
Frisco Chamber of Commerce

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