COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • President, League of Women Voters of Dallas, 2009-2011
  • Vice-Chair, Sixth Floor Museum (Dallas County Historical Foundation), 2009-2011
  • Columnist, The Advocate Magazine, 2008-2011
  • Vice-Chair, Domestic Violence Legal Help Center, 2010-present
  • Board Member, Save Open Space, 2009-present
  • Dallas City Councilmember, District 12, 1997-2005
    • Chair, Transportation and Telecommunications Committee, 2001-2005
    • Chair, Legislative Affairs Committee, 1999-2001
    • Vice Chair, Trinity River Committee, 2002-2005
    • Member, Public Safety Committee, 1997-2005
    • Chair, City of Dallas Domestic Violence Task Force, 1998-2004
  • Dallas Representative, Regional Transportation Council of the North Central Texas Council of Governments, 1996-2005, and Chair, Mobility Plan Implementation Committee
  • Vice Chair, Dallas Regional Mobility Coalition, 2002-2005, and Chair, HOV Committee
  • Treasurer, TEX-21 (Transportation Excellence for the 21st Century), 2002-2005
  • Chair, Transportation Infrastructure and Services Steering Committee, National League of Cities, 2003
  • Chair, National League of Cities Task Force on TEA-21 Reauthorization, 2001-2002
  • Board Member, Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations, 2002-2003
  • Board Member, North Dallas Chamber of Commerce, 1993-1996, 2002-2005
  • Member, Leadership Dallas, Class of 1995
  • Board Member, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), 1991-1996
  • Member, City of Dallas Civil Service Board Adjunct Panel, 1989-1991
  • President, North Dallas Neighborhood Alliance, 1991-1996