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Email Brian Yates
Goals for Abilene
Provide sustainable long-term programs for street maintenance.
Support our first responders with competitive pay and modern equipment.
Coordinate on a comprehensive plan for future water resources.
Encourage city-level cooperation with Dyess AFB.
Incentivize development and revitalization within city limits.
Create a business-friendly environment, particularly for small businesses.
US Air Force (1990-2015), retired as Colonel.
Abilene Chamber of Commerce, Vice President for Military Affairs (2015-2017).
Abilene Aero, Charter Pilot and Director of Operations (2017-2022).
Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, Texas A&M University.
Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, New Mexico State University.
Master of Military Art and Science, Air University.
Master of Strategic Studies, US Army War College.
FAA Airline Transport Pilot (ATP), USAF Command Pilot and Senior Navigator.
Former Member of Frontier Texas Board of Directors (2013-2015).
Former Member of Abilene Metropolitan Planning Organization (2015-2017).
Graduate of Abilene Citizens Police Academy (2015).
Graduate of Leadership Abilene (2017).
Member of Pioneer Drive Baptist Church.
Hobbies & Interests
Family, reading, golf, gaming, and art.
Married to Stacey Yates for 30 years.
Three beautiful daughters: Sarah Beth, Katy, and Rebecca.
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