Mayor Pro Tem, Council Place 4

David Griffin is a native Texan born in Thrall, Texas and moved the DFW area in 1997.  David was raised in small town of Thrall, Texas by his parents – his father farmed central Texas land for 68 years and mother was a house wife and community supporter. 

David received his Bachelor's Degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of DeVry and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. David is an Entrepreneur and Business Consultant developing ways to keep business ahead of its competitor. He has worked in management for 20 years and is currently an I.T. manager for Hewlett-Packard Enterprise. 

David has made a difference in serving various voluntary roles throughout the Community as follows: 

  • Serves as a volunteer at Grace E Hardeman Elementary School Watauga, TX
  • Volunteer for the Watchdogs national program 2017 insuring safety and positive encouragement for kids at Grace E. Hardeman Watauga TX School.
  • Motivational and Public Speaker - for positive change.
  • Team Liaison / Youth Soccer Coach – keeping the youth focus on being active and supporting each other. 
David and his wife Cristy, have lived in Watauga since 2003.  His wife Cristy volunteers at Grace E. Hardeman Elementary School in Watauga.  They have a son they welcomed in 2012.