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About

City Council positions are non-paid positions serving the citizens of Pflugerville as a dedicated volunteer force. City council members are available by the email addresses or by leaving a message at City Hall. Written communication may be mailed or faxed to the addresses below:

Mail:

City Council
P.O. Box 589
100 East Main Street, Suite 300
Pflugerville, TX 78691-0589

Physical Address:

City Council
100 East Main Street, Suite 500
Pflugerville, TX 78691-0589

Phone: 512-990-6101
Fax: 512-990-4364

For more information, contact Karen Thompson, City Secretary, citysecretary@pflugervilletx.gov at 512-990-6101.

Members

Member Place Term
Victor Gonzales Mayor Ending 11/2019
Doug Weiss Council Place 1 Ending 11/2019
Jeff Marsh Council Place 2 Ending 11/2020
Omar Peña Council Place 3/Mayor Pro Tem Ending 11/2018
Rudy Metayer Council Place 4 Ending 11/2020
Mike Heath Council Place 5 Ending 11/2018
Jim McDonald Council Place 6    Ending 11/2020 

Biographies

Victorforweb Victor Gonzales

Mayor 2016 - 2019
Email: victor.gonzales@pflugervilletx.gov

Victor Gonzales is a life-long resident of Pflugerville, is a graduate of PfISD, as is his mother, and three children. He is a graduate of the University of Texas and is currently working on a Master’s degree in public administration.

Mayor Gonzales' leadership is profiled through his tireless public service and in commitment with a vision to ensure gains for the community of Pflugerville. His long-list of accomplishments are now implemented through visible economic growth, community projects and academic initiatives.

Mayor Gonzales desires to continue progress, competitiveness and expanded opportunity in the market sector of Central Texas.  

Gonzales' personal and professional experience are attributes of his natural and shared excellence in leadership roles. As a mentor and an advocate, he enthusiastically served his community with success to establish programs aimed to promote human capital, education and community economic growth. 

Gonzales' humble beginnings propelled his interests to lead with a focus, seek a balance and to keep pace with Central Texas regional growth.  His vision remains with clarity to ensure Pflugerville citizens needs are met, allowed necessary public amenities and pursue a well- planned infrastructure for its future generations.

Gonzales is one of longest elected members serving on city council. He strongly continues to advocate for enhanced quality of life in conjunction to seek alternative and innovative initiatives to boost revenues for the City of Pflugerville.

Gonzales reflects focuses on community support and participation to keep Pflugerville safe, financially sound and moving forward in the core of Central Texas.

 


 

Doug-WeissDoug Weiss

Councilmember Place 1
2016- 2019
Email: doug.weiss@pflugervilletx.gov

 

 

 


 

CouncilpageJeffMarshJeff Marsh

Councilmember Place 2
2017 - 2020
Email: jeff.marsh@pflugervilletx.gov

Jeff Marsh is a Pflugerville native. After graduating from Pflugerville High School, he earned a B.A. in Political Science and the Certificate in Leadership from Texas A&M University. He was a Regimental Chaplain in the Aggie Corps of Cadets, and served on the Board of Directors for the Student Conference on National Affairs.

After graduation, Marsh entered corporate home building. He later joined his family's Pflugerville-based custom home building company and presently runs its operations.

Marsh lives in Old Town with his wife Kelly and their two dogs. He served on Pflugerville's 2015 Citizens' Bond Advisory Committee, is a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and the Pflugerville Lions Club. He enjoys the outdoors, hunting and everything Aggie.

Marsh's priorities on City Council are the public's safety and health, and community-appropriate business development.

He shared his vision for Pflugerville in the September 16 issue of Pflugerville Pfocus.

 


 

OmarPena_web_thumbOmar Peña - Mayor Pro Tem

Councilmember Place 3
2012 - 2018
Email: omar.pena@pflugervilletx.gov

Born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley, Council Member Peña graduated from Harlingen High School and went on to earn a BBA in Economics from Sam Houston State in Huntsville, TX and an MBA from Texas A&M University in College Station, TX.

Since 2006, Omar and his wife Angela have happily made their home in the Old Town section of Pflugerville. In 2010, they welcomed the arrival of their son Sebastian. Mr. Peña has a wide variety of business experience with Fortune 100 transportation and technology companies in various disciplines ranging from corporate finance, project management, operations, marketing and sales. A longtime employee of IBM, he currently leads a sales team focused in Healthcare and Life Sciences.

Mr. Peña is actively involved in the Pflugerville community. He has served as President of the Board of the Pflugerville Community Development Corporation (PCDC), is an active member of the Pflugerville Lions Club, and leader for Sebastian's Cub Scout pack.

 


Rudy Metayer

Councilmember Place 4
2017 - 2020
Email: rudy.metayer@pflugervilletx.gov

 

 


 

Web-Mike_HeathMike Heath

Councilmember Place 5
2015 - 2018
Email: council5@pflugervilletx.gov

Mike Heath is a native Texan and has been married to his wife, Gayle for more than 30 years. They moved to Pflugerville in 1994 where they have raised their children, Michael and Rachel. He beams when his granddaughter proudly says, “I’m from Pflugerville, Texas!”

Over the years, Mike has served on the two of the City’s Bond Committees. After serving on the Pflugerville Bond Committee the second time, Mike thought he could help the City focus city services by developing and following a long-term strategic plan. A strategic plan will serve as our community's roadmap to prioritize initiatives, resources, goals, and city operations and projects.

Mike wants to help create performance measures and implement policies, procedures and budgets necessary to realize Pflugerville’s potential. This will lead to sustainable revenue sources for the City to enhance community amenities and help make Pflugerville an even better place to live. A well thought out plan can reduce taxes by growing our economy, increase local business opportunities, maintain and build infrastructure and optimize city services.

Mike is President of Alliance Transportation Group, Inc. (Alliance). Mike co-founded Alliance more than 18 years ago. He is a transportation planning and analysis professional with more than 25 years of experience. Mike began his career with McCarthy Brothers Construction followed by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute, and a national consulting firm. He has a proven track record developing transportation solutions for cities, states, counties and federal agencies.

Mike is a member of American Council of Engineering Companies, American Planning Association, Real Estate Council of Austin, and Texas Institute of Transportation Engineers, where he is a past President, Vice President, and Secretary/Treasurer. Mike is a member of Women's Transportation Seminar, where the company has been nominated twice as one of the best employers in Austin and actively promotes women in the engineering and science fields. Alliance is ranked in the top 50 Engineering firms in Austin by the Austin Business Journal.

Mike received both a Bachelor’s of Science in Civil Engineering and a Master’s in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance from Texas A&M University. Over the years, Mike has coached little league baseball, youth basketball and youth soccer teams (with a lot of help from his friends). He also served as treasurer of the Pflugerville Youth Football League.

 

Jim McDonald

Councilmember Place 6
2017-2020
Email: jim.mcdonald@pflugervilletx.gov