Community Development Leadership

City Council 

Community Development and Services Board
The Community Development and Services Board (CDSB) serves as an advisory board to the City Council. The board works to provide fair and just representation to all person's within the City of Lubbock in areas of grant funding to various organizations that provide public services while addressing the needs of citizens living in Lubbock. CDSB meetings are open to the public. Meetings are held the second Wednesday of every month at City Hall, 1625 13th Street, Room 103 @ 6:00 pm. Please contact (806) 775-2296 for updates on meetings or cancelations. Meeting agenda's can be found at the following:
City of Lubbock Calendar of Events

Community Development and Services Board Members:

  • Tami Swoboda, Chair
  • Bobby Cude, Vice Chair
  • Monica Tracey, Secretary

Committee Members

  • Nitra Barnes
  • Byrn Bass
  • Shirley Berk
  • Linda Carpenter
  • Bill Curnow
  • Raquel Gonzales
  • Francisco Gutierrez
  • Robin Raney
  • Greg Ricks
  • Lana Moore
  • Ian Watts
  • (Vacant)
  • (Vacant)


Urban Renewal Agency / Neighborhood Redevelopment Commission
Studies the need for neighborhood rehabilitation in older sections of Lubbock, and recommends rehabilitation projects to be funded annually by the Federal Community Development Program.


  • Steven Warren, Chair, Engineer
  • David Chappa, Vice Chair, Citizen

Committee Members

  • John Ashe, Real Estate Agent
  • Amanda Luna, Banker
  • Miles Seybert, Citizen
  • Lindi Stapp, Accountant
  • Stewart Townsend, Residential Construction
  • Denette Vaughn, Legal
  • Nathaniel Wright, Citizen