As a longtime Allen resident and active member
of the community, Mayor Pro Tem Chris Schulmeister has enjoyed a front-row seat
to Allen’s remarkable growth. He appreciates the neighborly spirit of the
community and is committed to keeping Allen on a successful path during its
final phases of development.
Prior to his 2019 election to Allen City Council, Schulmeister served on the
Allen Economic Development Corporation Board (2016-2019) and the Allen
Community Development Corporation Board (2011-2016). He was the finance
committee chair for Allen’s 2016 Capital Improvement Program.
In addition to his work on City Boards, Schulmeister has served on the Allen
Community Outreach board as president (2015-2017) and a member (2011-2015). He
is the past president and current member of the Allen Sunrise Rotary
(2011-present) and past finance chair and active member of First United
Methodist Church Allen (1986-present). He was president of the Allen High
School “Home Run” Booster Club in 2008 and an active member from 2006 to 2008.
In 2018 and 2019 he served on the steering committee for the Collin County Martin
Luther King, Jr. Appreciation Day Service.
Schulmeister holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from North
Texas University and an MBA from Southern Methodist University. He believes his
career in corporate finance and as an entrepreneur will help him be an
effective member of Allen City Council.
Appointed by Mayor unless otherwise noted
Council Finance/Audit Committee - Member
Downtown Steering Committee - Ex Officio Member
Regional Transportation Council - Member (Elected by NCTCOG Cluster)
Mayor's Committee - Member
Community Engagement Advisory Committee - Council Liaison