David Johnson

City of FOrney  (24 of 27)

Forney City Council, Place 6

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Term Expires: 2021


David's goals for Forney include enhanced infrastructure maintenance, improved intergovernmental relations with other governmental and educational entities in Forney and Kaufman County, and diversified economic development.


David is a retired municipal government employee. During his 36.5 year career he served in various administrative and supervisory positions with three Texas cities (Longview, Lancaster and Richardson). He retired in 2013.

David has lived in Forney since 2003. He has served on various city boards and commissions. He was a member of the Planning and Zoning Commission from 2006 to 2015, TIF Board from 2010 to 2015, and the 2006 Bond Committee. David was first elected to the City Council in 2015 and re-elected in both 2017 and 2019.