Town Council

The Town of Prosper is a home rule town with a mayor and six council members who are elected at large for three year terms.  Town Council meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at the Council Chambers, 200 S. Main Street, Prosper, Texas, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

 


MayorRaySmith2014Mayor

Ray Smith
Term ends: May 2019

Ray was elected mayor in May 2010 and previously served on the Town Council for 3 years. He was appointed in May 2004 to serve as president of the Economic Development Corporation and continues to serve as a board member. He is currently the Vice President of the Collin College Foundation Board of Directors, and a member of the Meals on Wheels of Collin County Board of Advisors.  In 2016, he was elected to serve on the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) Executive Board, currently served as the NCTCOG Secretary/Treasurer.  He is also an alternate member of the Regional Transportation Council. In 2006, Ray served on the Home Rule Charter Committee, which wrote the charter that dictates how our Town is governed. Ray previously served in the City of Frisco on the City Council, Economic Development Corporation, Community Development Corporation, Planning & Zoning Board and Frisco Education Foundation.

A 1981 graduate of Baylor University, Ray was a member of the 1980 Southwest Conference Champion Baylor football team. He earned his BBA while at Baylor, and is a Market President with Farmers Bank and Trust. Ray has been married for 28 years to his beautiful wife, Lena. Together they have raised three sons and are currently raising two grandsons. The Smiths moved to Prosper in January 2005.


MichaelKorbuly2014Council Member, Place 1

Michael Korbuly
Term ends: May 2019

Michael was raised in Richardson, Texas. He graduated from Southeastern Oklahoma State University where he played football on a scholarship. Michael has worked in the security industry since 1989 and is currently employed by F.E. Moran Security Solutions. Michael and his beautiful wife, Cheryl, moved to Prosper in 2008 with their three girls: Heather, Noelle, & Tessa. Since then, Michael has been actively involved in many school and community activities. He presently sits on the Board for the Eagle Touchdown Club, is a Board Member for the Prosper Area Soccer Organization, coaches two soccer teams and a youth football team. Michael has a passion for working with people to achieve their dreams. His personal motto is summed up in Matthew 5:16.


 

Council Member, Place 2

Craig Andres
Term ends: May 2021

Craig was elected to Prosper Town Council in June of 2018. Prior to that Craig served a term on the Parks & Rec Board as well as a term and a half on the Planning & Zoning Commission before coming off from the Commission to run for Prosper Town Council. Craig has been involved in running Prosper Youth Basketball, and is the co-founder of the Prosper Men’s Turkey Fry serving meals to those in need on Thanksgiving. He also went on five men’s construction mission trips to Peru with his Church’s men’s group. Craig has worked in the Financial Services, Telecom and Mortgage Industries as well as being a founding coach for a local AAU Basketball organization. He also is the current Vice President of the Prosper Youth Sports Commission. He currently works in Real Estate and Land Sales. He is a BS from Texas Tech in International Economics. He has been married to his beautiful wife Chris for more than 25 years and they have three children, Jackson, Grant and Reagan. Craig’s family moved to Prosper in 2010.


CurryVogelsang2014Council Member, Place 3

Curry Vogelsang Jr.
Mayor Pro-Tem
Term ends: May 2020

Curry is a native Texan, born in Wichita Falls and raised in Sherman. The Vogelsangs have been residents of Prosper since 2003. He earned his BBA in Accounting from The University of Texas at Austin and his MBA from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University. Curry is a CPA licensed in the State of Texas. He has had business backgrounds with a large international public accounting firm, a regional health care company, a Fortune 500 company, and is currently Vice President, Chief Financial Officer for Hulcher Services, Inc., an international emergency response company.

Curry has been involved in the past with the Boy Scouts of America (and is an Eagle Scout), board member and past president of the American Heart Association and Junior Achievement chapters. He is currently involved in serving at Prestonwood Baptist Church. Curry most enjoys spending time with his wife, Andrea. You will see them at the movies, local restaurants, and local events. They also enjoy going down to Austin regularly to spend time with son, Drew and daughter-in-law Lauren, especially at Longhorn football games.


MeigsMiller2014Council Member, Place 4

Meigs Miller
Term ends: May 2019

Meigs and his family have lived in Prosper since 2004. He was elected to the Town Council in 2008 and is serving his third term. He was appointed Mayor Pro-Tem in 2012. Meigs attended the University of Kansas and the University of Texas at Dallas. Meigs has been an account executive with Siemens PLM for the past nine years. He participates on various committees for the town and school district, volunteers at Grace Bridge Food Bank, the American Heart Association and others, and serves as a board member for Sky Ranch Christian Camps. Meigs and his family attend Prestonwood Baptist Church in Prosper. He and his wife, Tori, have two daughters, Kyndall and Sterling.


JeffHodges2014Council Member, Place 5

Jeff Hodges
Term ends: May 2020

Jeff was elected to the Town Council in May of 2017.  Prior to that, he was serving his second term on the Parks and Recreation Board.  He has been a resident of Prosper since 2012 and has lived in the Prosper school district since 2001.  Jeff has been married for 18 years to his wife, Nicole.  He has two daughter, Kelsey (16) and Molly (12).  Jeff grew up in El Paso.  He graduated from Coronado High School and attended the University of Texas at El Paso.  In January of 2000, he moved to the Dallas area to take a job with Andrews Distributing where he has worked for the past 18 1/2 years.  Jeff played rugby for the El Paso Scorpions from 1990 to 1999.  He was also a baseball umpire calling two seasons at the high school level and four seasons at the little league level.  In his spare time, Jeff enjoys spending time with his family and playing basketball and softball in the Prosper Softball League.


JasonDixon2014Council Member, Place 6

Jason Dixon
Deputy Mayor Pro-Tem
Term ends: May 2021

Jason and his wife, Dena, moved to Prosper fifteen years ago with their four children, Mark, Drew, Jacob, and Emma. During that time, Jason has been involved in numerous projects, boards and organizations. He was on the Prosper Planning and Zoning Commission from 2006 to 2010, where he served as Secretary his last year before being elected to the Town Council. During his tenure on council, Jason has served on multiple Boards and Commissions: PISD Bond Committee, Prosper Open Foundation Board, Visioning Committee, Chaired the Comprehensive Plan Review, Executive Development Team, Prosper Ladies Association, Prosper Lacrosse Board.  Outside of Prosper, Jason serves on the board of directors for the SMU Athletic Forum.

Jason played baseball in college at the University of Houston and The University of Texas at Arlington. He graduated from UTA in 1995 with a bachelors degree in business. He is currently a Partner at BevCap Management as an insurance consultant. Jason has coached all of his kids’ sports activities throughout the years: football, baseball, lacrosse and basketball. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf, spending time with family and entertaining friends.