City Council

  Mayor Bob Brown
  Ward 1 Victor Travis
  Ward 2 Robert Shankle
  Ward 3 Lynn Torres
  Ward 4 Don Langston
  Ward 5 Rocky Thigpen
  Ward 6 Sarah Murray



Contact Mayor Brown



Bob Brown was sworn in on May 15th, 2012 as the new Mayor for the City of Lufkin. 

Bob Brown retired from Oncor (TP&L,TU Electric, TXU) after 40 years of service.

He has been married to Tony for 46 years and they have two Daughters, Tana and Denna (deceased 1993). Tana is married and living in Katy with her husband, Greg, and two boys, Grayson and Griffin.

Brown has served in leadership roles at Lufkin First Christian Church for the last 29 years and teaches 3rd, 4th,& 5th Grade Sunday School. He also serves on the following Boards:


         Hospice in the Pines

         Stubblefield Learning Center

         Salvation Army

         The Coalition

         Angelina County Chamber of Commerce

         City of Lufkin 4-B Economic Development Board 

         Chairman of United Way of Angelina County

Bob is active in the Community including the HOSTS Program at Brandon Elementary as a mentor. He is a member of the Lufkin Roundtable which has awarded over 360 $1,000.00 Scholarships to graduating seniors in Angelina Co. in memory of Chuck Arnold, Denna Brown, and Lauralyn Mathis Hillard. Bob received the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce's Golden Anvil Award in January 1993.

Bob has been involved in economic development with his former company and has been active in recruiting new industry to Brownwood, Commerce, and Lufkin in his 40 year career.

He has been active in the legislative process for the past 30 years and is familiar with the leadership of the major industries in Angelina County.