Seabrook Economic Development Corporation Board

Seven dedicated individuals serve on the Seabrook Economic Development Corporation (EDC) board of directors and manage its affairs. Five members are appointed by the Seabrook City Council. The mayor serves a three-year term, while the mayor pro tem serves a one-year term. Learn more about Economic Development in Seabrook.

Number of Members: 5 regular members plus 2 Council representatives

Terms of Office: Board directors shall be appointed by the City Council for two-year terms of office

Established: Resolution No. 2011-14

Appointed By: City Council

Meetings: 2nd Thursday of each month (special sessions called on an "as-needed" basis)

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: City Council Chamber Room, Seabrook City Hall, 1700 First Street

Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

PresidentPaul DunpheyMay 2020
Vice PresidentTerry ChapmanMay 2020
SecretaryErnie DavisMay 2020
TreasurerGary BellMay 2020
Board MemberKevin FergusonMay 2020
Seabrook MayorThom KolupskiMay 2021
Council RepresentativeJeff LarsonJune 2022

Economic Development DirectorPaul Chavez
Board SecretaryPat Patel
MarketingLeaAnn (Dearman) Petersen

Current Board of Directors

Position Name Term Expiration
President Paul Dunphey
May 2020
Vice President
Terry Chapman
May 2020
Secretary Ernie Davis
May 2020
Treasurer Gary Bell
May 2020
Board Member
Kevin Ferguson
May 2020
Mayor Thom Kolupski
May 2021
Council Representative


    Please consider applying for a Seabrook board and/or commission. Applicants must meet residency requirements and be registered voters in the City of Seabrook. You may download the Boards and Commissions Application form (PDF) or may pick one up from the City Secretary's Office during business hours. All applications must be returned to the City Secretary's Office either via email or in person at 1700 1st Street, Seabrook, TX.