Kenny Marchant

Last modified on: 05-06-2021 15:34:26

Board Member
(Housing and Community Affairs, Texas Department of)

Entered Office: 05-06-2021 Term Ends: 01-31-2025

General Information

Home Town: Coppell


Personal Information

Kenny Marchant of Coppell is a former member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Texas’ 24th District from 2005 to 2021. He also served in the Texas House of Representatives from 1987 to 2005, and as a City Councilman and Mayor of Carrollton, Texas. He has prior professional experience as a real estate developer and homebuilder. He is a member of the Southern Nazarene University Board of Trustees. Marchant graduated from Southern Nazarene with a bachelor’s degree in religion, and received an honorary doctorate of letters from Southern Nazarene in 1999.