MEET LAURA RUMMEL

Councilwoman April 2022 - now

  • Business Leader and Mentor
  • Community Servant
  • Pet Advocate
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PERSONAL

  • Born in Lubbock but grew up living all over the United States as my father served 22 years as an Officer in the United States Air Force.  Even had the opportunity to live in Bangkok, Thailand for 3 years.

  • Mom was an accountant and instilled a strong sense of fiscal responsibility in her children, especially when dealing with someone else's money.

  • Bachelors in Marketing from Texas Tech University and Executive MBA from Southern Methodist University.

  • Married Hayden Rummel in 2008 at Prestonwood Baptist Church.

  • First moved to Frisco in Dec 2002, bought first Frisco home in 2005, second in 2013, and after moving away for a few years moved back to Frisco in 2017. 

PROFESSIONAL

  • Started working for PayPal in November of 2021 as a Director for their Strategic Accounts in North America.

  • Previous experience working for multiple Fortune 500 companies including American Express, Kraft Heinz, and GlaxoSmithKline.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT​​

  • Board member of the City of Frisco's Social Services and Housing Board

  • Frisco Women's League member

  • Frisco's ISD Council of PTA's Advocate

  • Preston Ridge Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution member

  • Network of Executive Women member, previously co-chair of North Texas region

  • Paws in the City volunteer

  • Co-founder and President of Frisco Pet Partners, a 501c3 dedicated to supporting Frisco's pets and their owners