Flower Mound Town Council on June 10 appointed Adam Schiestel to serve out the remainder of the Place 1 Town Council seat term. He will be sworn in during the June 15 Town Council meeting.
Schiestel, a Flower Mound resident of eight years, has been on the Planning and Zoning Commission since 2019. He resigned from the Commission on Friday in advance of being sworn in to the Place 1 Council seat. Schiestel also served on the Town’s Transportation Commission from 2018-19.
Schiestel is a software engineering manager for a national electric utility. He is a U.S. Army veteran and the president of the Waterford Park Estates homeowners association. He is married with three children attending LISD schools.
Town Council initially received 13 applications for the Place 1 seat and ultimately interviewed seven candidates, after six withdrew their applications. The interviews took place over two separate meetings and can be viewed here and here.
The Place 1 seat is up for election on May 7, 2022.