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Citizens of Celina
"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” Henry Ford
type of cooperative spirit is what you will find in our community. We
care about each other and the success of our city. Community
stakeholders working together allow us to achieve common goals.
am humbled by the opportunity to serve the citizens of Celina as Mayor.
I take this responsibility very seriously and look forward to working
with all stakeholders in our city.
Celina is a "Home Rule City"
which puts the governing of the city in the hands of the elected City
Council with the City Manager implementing those decisions. As a member
of the City Council for the past several years, I am proud to be
involved in the progression of our community. Comprehensive plans for
our future land use and growth have been developed and many have been
accomplished. Although we still have several planning projects and decisions to
make. These decisions need to be made to ensure we grow with our goals in
we are located on Hwy. 289 (Preston Road) and the new extension of the
Dallas North Tollway, we have quick access to Frisco, Plano, and the DFW
area which offers limitless opportunities. That is one of the many
reasons my wife and I chose Celina as our home after graduating from
Texas A & M University. We loved the small-town charm and both have family which run deep throughout this area. Our families raised us
in communities which had great pride in their traditions. This sense of
community pride is what we wanted for our children and is exactly what
we found in Celina.
successful “Main Street” program has made our downtown area a growing
and exciting place to host events and shop. Our parks are carefully
maintained and used by several athletic groups as well as families for
gatherings. Our dedicated city employees have the most up-to-date
technology and equipment to ensure preparedness for all tasks and
emergencies. We have a city that cares and strives to be the best.
school’s mission statement is as follows: “The mission of the District,
as the primary educational entity, is to provide a safe, caring,
structured learning environment where teachers educate and motivate
students to become productive citizens of their community.” This
statement is exemplified throughout the district as well as the
city is growing, and with the help of all citizens, we can maintain
this great atmosphere of caring and respect for our Celina heritage.
Growth is inevitable, but as we work together, we can achieve greatness
in all aspects of our city.
Thank you for this opportunity to work for you at this pivotal time in our city’s history.
Mayor, City of Celina