District 1 Councilor Eric West

TERM AND RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Appointed November 2016, serving until November 2017
  • Reelected November 2017, serving until November 2019

COUNCIL LIAISON TO


  • Planning & Zoning Commission
  • Zoning Board of Adjustments
  • Wichita County/City of Wichita Falls Health Board

CITY COUNCIL GOALS


  • Growth of the tax base
  • Continued improvements to infrastructure
  • Quality of life enhancements
  • Adequate services for all citizens
  • Transparency in government decisions and actions
  • Timely responses to citizens' questions and issues

PROFESSIONAL


  • Group Operations Chief, 82nd Training Group

EDUCATION


  • Bachelor's Degree (2000): Education (Interdisciplinary Studies), Midwestern State University
  • Master's Degree (2005): Training and Development, Midwestern State University

PERSONAL


  • Wife: Deandra, teacher at Cunningham Elementary
  • Three children
  • Member of Grace Church
  • Museum of North Texas History, President
  • Union Square Credit Union, Board Member
  • Hobbies include playing the guitar, golf, and Texas Rangers Baseball