About TEDC

Staff & Board

The TEDC staff is eager to assist you with your economic development needs. Whether you are starting a company, expanding your operations, or moving a business to Tomball, the trained professionals in the TEDC office can make it a smooth, successful process. We look forward to getting to know you and your business soon.

Staff
Kelly Violette
Kelly Violette, CEcD, PCED, AICP
Executive Director
Tiffani Wooten
Tiffani Wooten, CEcD
Assistant Director
Tori Gleason
Tori Gleason
Economic Development Coordinator

Our Board

Tomball flourishes because of leadership serving with purpose. The Tomball Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors provides important direction by making key decisions that promote economic vitality in Tomball. These community leaders are committed to advancing Tomball’s strategic business growth, while enhancing quality of life for residents of Tomball. 

The TEDC Board of Directors consists of seven members appointed by the Tomball City Council for two-year terms. Board members must be residents of Tomball and apply through the City Secretary's Office.

Board
Gretchen Fagan
Gretchen Fagan
President
Term Expires: 2021
Steven Vaughan
Steven Vaughan
Vice President
Term Expires: 2021
Bill Sumner Jr.
Bill Sumner Jr.
Secretary
Term Expires: 2022
Richard Bruce
Richard Bruce
Treasurer
Term Expires: 2022
Chad Degges
Chad Deggs
Board Member
Term Expires: 2021
Clete Jaeger
Clete Jaeger
Board Member
Term Expires: 2022
Open Board Position
Coming Soon