Mayor Anthony Williams

 

Abilene Mayor

Anthony Williams

Term Expires: May 2020

GOALS FOR ABILENE

  • To grow Abilene by creating a larger economy and a smaller City government
  • Create a more friendly City Hall
  • Develop better communication between City Government and its citizens
  • Continue efforts to conserve water usage and look to secure further sources
  • Promote equality and opportunity for all the people in the community
  • To bring people together and look at things from a holistic point of view

PROFESSION

Advancement and Executive Community Relations Officer
Abilene Christian University
ACU Box 29130
Abilene, Texas 79699

EDUCATION

B.S. McMurry University, 1993
Abilene High, 1987

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

Current
  • Board Member Community in Schools
  • Commissioner West Texas Youth Football

Former

  • Board Member Community Foundation of Abilene
  • Executive Committee Member West Central Texas Council of Governments
  • President West Central Texas Council of Government
  • City of Abilene Mayor Pro Tempore
  • Vice President Taylor County Republican Party
  • Treasurer Taylor County Republican Party
  • Board Representative Region VI Texas Municipal League
  • President Community in Schools
  • Board Member Christian Homes
  • Board Trustee McMurry University
  • Vice President Region VI Texas Municipal League
  • Board Member ACU Credit Union
  • Board Member American Red Cross of Taylor County
  • Committee Member Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Volunteer Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • President Abilene Human Relations Committee
  • Director Abilene Late Night Basketball
Other
  • Elder, Minda Street Church of Christ
  • Sunday School Teacher

AWARDS

  • 2013 Abilene Youth Sports Authority Volunteer of the Year
  • 2010 Black History Community Award
  • 2010 N.A.S.W. (Taylor County) Elected Official of the Year
  • 2008 Abilene Reporter News Top Business Professional under 40
  • 2008 Abilene Christian University Unsung Servant Award
  • 2005 Big Brother of the Year
  • 2000 Graduate Leadership Abilene
  • 1994 Graduate Abilene Citizens Police Academy
  • 1994 Pride of Abilene Award

HOBBIES AND INTERESTS

Outdoor Activities
Reading
Youth Mentorship & Development

PERSONAL

Spouse: Lynette Williams
3 Children


Last Updated: August 2017