Your city council is asking everyone to follow all State and County guidelines, as it pertains to the Coronavirus. We are working with the Home Owners Association to keep everyone apprised of changes as they develop. Please take the time to check on your neighbors well-being, as we are all in this together. — Dave Hanson

Please email any questions or items of interest to Mayor Dave Hanson at [email protected]

City Council - City of DeCordova, Texas

City Council

Monthly City Council Meetings: Third Tuesdays • 7:00 p.m. Tejas Room • 5301 Country Club Drive

Dave Hanson
Judy Goforth
Robert McKenzie
David Coop
Judy Cordell
Jim Gallman

Dave Hanson

MAYOR

Dave Hanson moved to DCBE along with his wife Maureen and 3 boys in 1995. Dave retired after 30 years in the Food business, all in Manufacturing and Distribution, primarily with Sysco Foods. He served seven years on the Board of Directors in many capacities. He enjoys golf and being involved with club committees. The choice to move and live here was simple we found the security, beauty, and most of all great amenities and people. The future is bright for our community and Friends.  

Mayor
Term to 2021
5004 Rio Vista
Decordova, TX 76049
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Judy Goforth

Mayor Pro Tem — Place 1

Judy Goforth, and her husband, Ralph, moved to DCBE in March 1973. Judy was born and raised in Granbury. She graduated from Granbury High School in 1960. She was employed by Motors Insurance Corporation, a subsidiary of General Motors, for almost thirty years. She is an avid golfer and is a past president of the DCBE Ladies Golf Association. She served on the Womens Texas Golf Association Senior Committee for thirteen years. She is a member of the Granbury Chapter Order of the Eastern Star and the First Christian Church of Granbury. She enjoys crafts and playing cards. She especially enjoys her life long friends of Granbury and her newly found friends of DCBE.

Place 1
Term to 2020
4101 Cimmaron Trail, Decordova, TX 76049
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Robert McKenzie

Council Member

Robert McKenzie, was sworn in as a Council member on April 17, 2018. He and his wife Beth moved to DCBE in 2014. Robert retired from the U. S. Marine Corps in 1997 after 25 years of service as a Sergeant Major. After retirement he served as a police officer for 8 years, then worked contract for the U. S. Marshall Service for an additional 12 years in Savannah, Georgia before retiring and relocating to DCBE. Robert has served on the Fitness Center Ad Hoc Committee for 3 years. He enjoys golf, playing the drums, physical fitness and fishing. He and Beth have a daughter and 2 grandchildren who reside in Fort Worth, TX.

Place 2
Term to 2020
4109 Cimmaron Trail, Decordova, TX 76049
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David Coop

Council Member

David Coop and his wife Julie moved from Parker County to DCBE in August 2018 and knew quickly they wanted to serve the community that gives them so much joy. A public servant for the majority of his life, David retired from the US Army after 24 years and transitioned into a civil servant position with the Department of Defense in 2007, working at NAS JRB Fort Worth, since that time. He loves to fish, boat, hunt and golf. Together the Coops look forward to ultimately retiring in DCBE and enjoying all this community has to offer. You will see them out walking their dog, or at the Clubhouse visiting with new friends.

Place 3
Term – 2020
6501 Sonora Drive
817-907-5464
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Judy Cordell

Council Member

Judy Cordell and husband, Larry, moved to this wonderful community
and forever home in December of 2013. Judy is a retired nurse where she worked at JPSH for over 25 years in various positions such as Assistant manager for a Skilled Nursing Facility, charge nurse on several different floors including CCU and with the “Heart Team”. Judy’s hobbies include Golfing, Gardening, Cooking and Crafting. She is also very active with the DCBE LGA and DCBE Women’s Club. She has served as Vice President and President of the DCBE LGA. Also has served on the Golf Committee. Judy is looking forward to serving the residents of the City of DeCordova as a  council member.

Place 4
Term – 2021
6307 Circo Drive, Decordova, TX 76049
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Jim Gallman

Council Member

Jim and his wife Judy moved to DCBE in December of 1983. They raised two sons, Jamie and Jeff in DCBE. Jim and Judy are now empty nesters except for their two Schnauzers, Pocket and Sugar. Jim held various positions at Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant and he retired after 33 years of service in 2016. Jim and Judy own and operate a Self-Storage business in the area. Jim supported the initial DeCordova city incorporation in 2000, however this is his first endeavor into the political arena. Jim is a principled conservative and looks forward to serving the citizens of DeCordova. His goal is to keep DeCordova tax free for the city residents. Jim is an avid golfer. He also enjoys fishing, hunting, WSOP tournament poker, and RV trips with Judy, Pocket, and Sugar.

Place 5
Term – 2021
5126 Largo Dr, Decordova, TX 76049
[email protected] 

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