Lavon EDC Gateway to East Texas

Board of Directors

Kay Wright (Place 1)
Lavon EDC President

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Kay Wright has been a resident of Lavon, TX since 2001. Kay became a board member of the Lavon EDC in March 2009 and has served as board president since September 2012. Her husband of over 30 years, Danny and she moved to Lavon to enjoy a little bit of the country feel but to remain close to all that DFW has to offer. “We love our home on one acre in one of Lavon’s wonderful subdivisions.” said Kay. She has been in the building materials business since 1981 and is currently employed at a hardwood lumber/molding plant in McKinney. To relax, Kay enjoys watching drag racing all over Texas with her husband and sailing out of Galveston on cruises. She is also involved with rescuing Ragdoll cats.




Dustin Cowin (Place 2)
Lavon EDC Director





Vicki Sanson (Place 3)
Lavon EDC  Director






Larry Munson (Place 4)
Lavon EDC  Secretary and Director







Manzelle Williams (Plase 5) 

Lavon EDC Director 




David Piekarski (Place 7)
Lavon EDC Director

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David Piekarski has been a resident of the Lavon area since 1999 and has served on the EDC Board of Directors since March of 2008. David started in the IT field while still attending Southern Methodist University in 1981. He has continued working in IT positions in industries including oil and gas, pharmaceutical, banking, marketing services, telecommunications services, and information security. David has worked for McAfee, an Intel Company for over two yeas as the Senior Manager for Global Telecommunications. David is a past president of the EDC Board of Directors and currently serves as a board member. David is passionate about creating a dynamic economic environment for Lavon and the surrounding community with the goal of enhancing the quality of life of our citizens and creating opportunities for our businesses to thrive.



John Kell
Lavon EDC Director & Treasurer

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John Kell has been a resident of Collin County area since 2015,and has just recently moved to Lavon.  John retired from the U.S. Army, in 2014,  after serving over 20 years.  He served with multiple tours to Iraq, and one tour to Afghanistan.  While deployed in combat, John also took part in the planning and rebuilding of several towns in Iraq and Afghanistan.  John now continues to serve by teaching JROTC in the Plano Independent School District.  After many years of moving around with the Military, John and his family have chosen to make Lavon their forever home.  Right away, John has decided to serve his new community by serving where there is a need, and that was by serving on the Lavon EDC board.  Another board that John volunteers his time for is the Phased-In Advisory board, which helps emancipated foster youth with their future after their lives in foster care.  With over 20 years of senior management and leadership experience in the Military, and a reputation for meeting the most challenging organizational goals and objectives, John makes seemingly impossible situations work.


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P.O. Box 340 | 120 School Road
Lavon, TX 75166
214.934.7190 | [email protected]