Corinth Mayor Bill Heidemann was appointed to serve on the Executive Board of the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) last week.
NCTCOG's Executive Board, composed of 17 locally elected officials and one ex-officio non-voting member of the legislature, is the policy-making body for all activities undertaken by the Council of Governments, including program activities and decisions, regional plans, and fiscal and budgetary policies.
"I am honored to join the Executive Board of Directors. NCTCOG is a forward-thinking organization that builds partnerships throughout the region. This is a tremendous opportunity and I look forward to representing the City of Corinth and working with the Board on issues that will benefit our region for generations, Heidemann said.
Heidemann was elected to the position of Mayor in May 2015 and has served as an elected member of the Corinth City Council since 2014.
Heidemann is a retired business manager and is currently employed by DATCU. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stout, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree before attending graduate school at the University of Wisconsin-Stout and Columbia University.
Heidemann is focused on serving the city of Corinth by promoting innovation and preserving the quality of life for the residents of Corinth through planned growth and development and continued communication with the community.
About the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG)
NCTCOG is a voluntary association of, by and for local governments, and was established to assist local governments in planning for common needs, cooperating for mutual benefit, and coordinating for sound regional development. NCTCOG's purpose is to strengthen both the individual and collective power of local governments and to help them recognize regional opportunities, eliminate unnecessary duplication and make joint decisions.
NCTCOG serves a 16-county region of North Central Texas, which is centered around the two urban centers of Dallas and Fort Worth. NCTCOG has over 230 member governments including 16 counties, numerous cities, school districts and special districts.