Midlothian Economic Development


The focus of Midlothian Economic Development is to promote existing business, enterprise expansion and retention and attract new business development. It is charged with the administration of sales tax to fund economic development projects. The Board directs and coordinates the broad-based expansion of the business and commercial tax base of the city, as well as promotes job growth and quality development in Midlothian. 


The board is made up of seven members, five of which must reside inside the city limits. All members serve two-year terms. Appointments are made in December.

 Members  Initial Appointment  Current Term Expires
 David Hurst, Chair  12/06/2016  January 2023
Aaron Cox  12/14/2021  January 2023
 Phil Weaver  12/14/2021  January 2023
 Alexandra Hendrickson, Vice Chair  12/10/2019  January 2024
 Bobby Frizzell, Treasurer  12/11/2018  January 2024
 Lynda Johnson 12/14/2021  January 2024
 Bill Burdett  12/11/2018  January 2024


Meetings are held the third Monday of the month at 4:00 p.m. (Due to holidays in January and February, the meetings are moved to the second Monday.)


The City Council's policy is to limit membership to one board/commission at a time in order to provide an opportunity for service and involvement to as many citizens as possible. Training is available to all new appointees. 

For more information, contact the City Secretary at (972) 775-3481 or download the Board/Commission Application