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Mayor
City CouncilJohn Terrell
  • Elected Mayor (2009 - present)
  • Elected to City Council, Place 3 (2007 - 2009)
  • Elected to City Council, Place 3 (2004 - 2007)

Current Committees / Working Groups
  • Audit Committee (2008 - present)
  • Texas High Speed Rail and Transportation Corporation (2008 - present)
  • Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 1 (2004 - present)
  • Southlake 2030 Committee (2009 - present)

Board and Commission Service
  • Super Bowl Planning Committee (2009 - 2011)
  • Oil and Gas Drilling Task Force (2007 - 2008)
  • Joint Utilization Committee (2004 - 2009)
  • Southlake 2025 Committee (2002 - 2004)
  • Planning and Zoning Commission - Chairman (2000 - 2004)
  • Zoning Board of Adjustment (1999 - 2000)

Community Service
  • Carroll Education Foundation Board Member
  • Carroll Leadership Academy for Supporting Success - founding member / graduate
  • Carroll Student Advisory Cabinet

Other Areas of Local & Regional Interest
  • International Council of Shopping Centers Urban Land Institute
  • Metroport Transit Authority
  • Northeast Leadership Forum - Executive board member
  • Southlake Executive Forum
  • Southlake Sister Cities
  • Texas Regional Transportation Commission
  • Vision North Texas - Advisory board member

Honors

  • 2013 Citizen of the Year - Southlake Chamber of Commerce
  • 2008 Leadership Southlake Alumni of the Year - Southlake Chamber of Commerce
  • 2008 Corporate Real Estate Executive of the Year - Industrial Asset Management Council
  • Life Saving Award - City of Southlake Department of Public Safety
  • 2005 Best New Industrial Development - Dallas Business Journal
  • 2002 Best New Development Retail / Hospitality - Dallas Business Journal
  • 2000 Best Development Deal - Dallas Business Journal
  • Chosen by the readers of the Southlake Journal, Grapevine Courier, and Colleyville Courier as "Best of the Best Government Official" (2011)

Personal
  • Executive MBA and Bachelor of Science in Business Management
  • Texas Real Estate Broker's License
  • Vice President of Commercial Development at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport
  • Real Estate instructor for several universities
  • Southlake resident for more than 17 years
  • Married to Joanne Terrell
  • Two children


John Terrell
Mayor
Email

1400 Main Street, Suite 270
Southlake, Texas 76092

Ph: (817) 253-8355

Term Expires: May 2015
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