Place 5

Council member Mike Benton

City Council

  • Appointed to City Council, Place 5 (2017)

Current NRH Committees

Prior NRH Board and Commission Service

  • Planning and Zoning Commission (2005-2017)
  • Capital Improvement Advisory Committee (2005-2017)

Community Service (former and current)

  • North Richland Hills Citizen Civic Academy
  • North Richland Hills Neighborhood Crime Watch, Block Captain

Other Areas of Local and Regional Interest

  • National Education Team, SkillsUSA 
  • State Board of Directors, SkillsUSA
  • Texas Industrial Vocational Association
  • Association for Career and Technical Education

Honors

  • 2008 Spot Light Award, Greater Fort Worth Business Association
  • 2005 and 2010 Campus Teacher of the Year, Birdville Independent School District
  • North Richland Hills Neighborhood Crime Watch, Block Captain

Personal

  • Married to Shari
  • Three children
  • Resident of North Richland Hills since 1995
  • Teaching certification from State of Texas
  • Attended University of North Texas  
  • Employed with Birdville Independent School District, Construction Technology teacher at Birdville Center of Technology and Advanced Learning
  • Attend North Richland Hills Baptist Church