Bob Allen, Council Member, Place 1

Elected to Frisco City Council:  2002, 2004 (term limit); 2009, 2012, 2015
Current Term Expires: May 2018
Frisco Resident Since: 1992
Occupation: Director of Business Applications & Process, Frisco Independent School District (Prev. Employment:  Electronic Data Systems, 28+ years, MIS Mgt. & Client Delivery) 
Family: Married since 1977, 2 children, 2 grandchildren

Appointments, Associations & Committees


  • Graduated Southern Ohio College, Cincinnati, Ohio - 1982, Magna Cum Laude 
  • City Council Information Technology Committee - 2003-2007
  • Tax Increment Finance Board - 2002-2007, 2009 - present
  • Frisco Ethics Ad-Hoc Committee Chairman - 2008 - 2009
  • Mayor Pro Tem - 2014 - 2015
  • Deputy Mayor Pro-Tem - 2006-2007, 2009-2010
  • Collin County Bond Committee - 2003
  • Frisco Economic Development Corporation (FEDC) - 2000-2009; Chairman / Vice Chairman - 2002-2009
  • Frisco Education Foundation (FEF) - 2002-2009; President - 2004-2005
  • Frisco United Methodist Church (FUMC) - 1995-present; member of various administrative boards - December 2000-2003, 2008-present
  • Frisco Area Republicans - member 2009 - present
  • Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons - 1980 - present
  • Youth Sports Coach, 1992-2000
  • Heritage Association of Frisco, life-time member
  • Custer Creek Homeowners Association, officer - 1994-1999; President - 1996-1998
  • Inside Collin County Business, One of 21 Leaders of the 21st Century - 2006
  • Frisco Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year 2010
  • Samaritan Inn of Collin County, Board Member 2014 - present; Finance Committee 2014 - present; Nomination Committee 2015 - present; Executive Advisory Committee 2016 - present