Highland Village Town Council, Place 5
Tom Heslep was elected to Place 5 on the City Council in May of 2019. Prior to serving on City Council, he served on the Planning and Zoning Commission for almost three years. He currently serves as Treasurer of the Board for the Lewisville Education Foundation, he serves on the Board of Medical City Lewisville, and is also an active member of the Highland Village Business Association, the Flower Mound Chamber and Cross Timbers Rotary Club. In addition, Tom also serves on the Executive Advisory Board for the Rouche Business School at Stephen F. Austin State University.
Tom is a native Texan, having been born and raised in Dallas. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Stephen F. Austin State University in 1981. He is also a graduate of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University. Tom is the Market President for Independent Financial, and currently leads the commercial lending teams in Highland Village, Lewisville, Flower Mound and Grapevine.
Tom, his wife Kelly and their two children have been proud residents of Highland Village since 1991.