elect alan e. sims

for city council place 3

proven leadership

proven results

city council priorities

  • Public Safety
  • Strong Neighborhoods
  • High Quality Economic Development
  • Educational Excellence
  • Preservation of Green Space

who is alan e. sims?

Former City Manager of Cedar Hill for 15 years


Cedar Hill homeowner

University of Kansas,
Master Public Administration


46 years, 4 adult children

Civic Involvement

  • Supreme Court of TX Appointee to State Bar of Texas
  • Trinity Church and Christian School Board of Trustees
  • Cedar Hill Chamber of Commerce, Lifetime Member
  • Rotary Club of Cedar Hill, Charter Member
  • Transformation Vision Board of Directors
  • Kansas University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Advisory Board
  • North Texas Tollway Authority, 2003-2010

major accomplishments

Implemented strong financial management resulting in three G.O. bond rating upgrades

Negotiated deal structure for large economic development projects

Coordinated efforts for 3.2 million sq. ft. of new commercial/retail space

Prioritized public safety operations that led to increased professionalism and community policing

Implemented an organizational cultural change that emphasized outstanding customer service

Implemented a comprehensive neighborhood engagement and revitalization program

Coordinated efforts for the development of Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center

Negotiated deal structure for joint City/CHISD government center (only one in Texas!)

awards & recognition


Cedar Hill Recreation Center renamed Alan E. Sims Recreation Center


Honorary Doctor of Laws, Northwood University


TX City Mgmt. Assoc. Lifetime Achievement Award


Cedar Hill Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year


State Senate District 23 (Senator Royce West) Texan of the Year Award, 2019