Lynn Clark  
Town Council
Title: Mayor
Mayor Lynn Clark


Lynn Clark was first elected to the Hickory Creek Council in May 2007, and served as Mayor Pro Tem from May 2010 to June 2015. In June 2015, the Town Council appointed her Mayor to fill a vacancy. In addition to her Council duties, Clark is a member of the Hickory Creek Economic Development Corporation (since 2003), served as Treasurer from 2003 to 2008, and is the current President of the EDC.

Clark says, “I’ve gained immeasurable experience in the workings of local government, town budgeting, and the role development plays in building a healthy tax base so that citizens are not too heavily burdened with property tax.”

Continuing Efforts


She has met with developers and engineers, DCTA officials, TxDOT, various town boards and staff, always working to provide the best service for the lowest cost for Hickory Creek citizens. She has worked with Precinct 1 Commissioner Bobbie Mitchell to represent Hickory Creek’s interests at the county level.

Lynn Clark represents Hickory Creek in the TxDOT stakeholder meetings for the I-35 expansion, has voiced Hickory Creek’s concerns through the planning stage, and now during the construction phase. She has been involved in planning the aesthetics package for the new highway, giving Hickory Creek a “voice” in the look of the road as it bisects our community.

Education


Clark graduated from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin (Odessa, TX), with a degree in History and Literature. She retired as the Executive Director of the Texas Association of Rental Agencies in 2005.

Personal Life


Clark is married to Bob Clark, a retired Southwest Airlines captain. They have 2 sons and daughters-in-law and 7 grandchildren. 

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