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PHONE: 979-415-2400
Heather Melass, City Council Position 1
Personal History
Heather was born in Midland, Texas and attended Midland High School. After graduation she attended Texas Tech University receiving degrees in English and Education. Upon graduation in 1997, Heather moved to Lake Jackson and started her teaching career with BISD. In 1999, Heather married Brian Melass. They have a son and daughter. Heather left teaching in 2011, and began her term on City Council.  In May of 2013 she was re-elected to serve a second term and has served as the Mayor Pro Tem.

Community Involvement
During her time on council, Heather has served as council liaison to the Youth Advisory Commission, Senior's Commission, Library Board, Museum Board, Parks and Recreation Board, Zoning Board of Adjustments and served as an alternate to the Houston Galveston Area Council. 

Heather is also very active in volunteer organizations and charities. She is a sustaining member of Junior Service League of Brazosport, where she held numerous board positions. She volunteers with Project Teach, is a part of the Emmaus community, serves as a Girl Scout Leader, and is an active member of the Homeschooling community. Heather is a member of the Brazosport Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Chamber's under 40 Young Guns, a group chaired by her husband, Brian. She is also involved in her church, Brazos Pointe Fellowship, and her children's many activities, including dance, gymnastics, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, Master's Academy of Fine Arts, Upward Sports, Martial Arts, Little League, and TAAF Swimming.

Additional Services
Together with her husband Brian, they are able to support True to Life Ministries, Brazosport College, The Mermaid Project, Brazosport Regional Health Systems, Boys and Girls Club, SIDS, and numerous other charities.

In her spare time, Heather enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time on the water.

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Heahter Melass, City Council Member

Heather Melass
City Council Member
Position 1


Ph: 979-415-2500

25 Oak Drive
Lake Jackson, Texas 77566