Elected: 2017 Term Expires: 2020 Frisco City Council Member: 2007 - 2016 Occupation: Owner, The Cheney Group; Owner, Frisco-Online.com Family: Married to Dana, three children
Native Texan Jeff Cheney was elected Mayor of Frisco, Texas, in May 2017, and holds the distinction of being the youngest Mayor of Frisco. Since Mayor Cheney has taken office, Frisco has been recognized as the fastest growing city in America and the #1 Best Place to Live by Money Magazine. Mayor Cheney’s big initiatives are master planning the northern area of our city, keeping taxes low for our residents, developing Grand Park, working with the private sector to build a performing arts center, and dealing with density and congestion challenges with innovative mobility solutions.
Previously, Cheney served on Frisco City Council 2007-2016.
Mayor Cheney and his wife, Dana, are the co-founders of The Cheney Group, a Frisco-based residential realty firm. The Cheney Group employs 14 Frisco residents, is the top residential real estate firm in Frisco and was recognized as the Frisco Small Business of the Year 2015. The Cheney Group joined forces with The Associates and offices at The Star. Professionally, Mayor Cheney has earned the distinction of Certified Public Accountant and a Registered Financial Advisor.
Mayor Cheney attended the University of Texas-Austin where he was recognized with Highest Honors for his Bachelors and Masters in Accounting.
Mayor Cheney and wife, Dana, were married in 2001 and have been blessed with three children: Zachary, Mason and Kaytlin.