Kaufman Economic Development Corporation


Regular Meeting

  • 6 p.m.
  • Bimonthly 2nd Tuesday of the month
  • Kaufman City Council Chambers, located at 209 S. Washington Street in Kaufman

Work Sessions

  • When necessary
  • 2nd Monday of the month
  • Kaufman Fire Department Training Room, located at 301 South Madison in Kaufman

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


The KEDC is made up of the following members:
Member Term Ending
Roy Ferrell
August 2018
Lisa Parker
August 2019
Barry Ratcliffe
August 2018
Charles Gillenwater
August 2020
Carl Stapp
August 2019

Kaufman Economic Development Corporation

The Kaufman Economic Development Corporation is a non-profit economic development corporation governed by Section 4A of the Development Corporation Act. The purpose of this Corporation is to promote, assist, and enhance economic development in accordance of the laws. Qualifications considered are the individual's experience, accomplishments and educational background to ensure that the interests and concerns of all segments of the community are considered. The Board also develops an overall economic plan for the City, which will include and set forth intermittent and/or short-term goals.


The purpose of this corporation is to oversee the use of economic development sales tax revenues for the purpose of creating jobs in Kaufman. They maintain a separate website, offering useful information for businesses planning to expand or relocate in Kaufman.