Meet Your Colleagues

The TCMA Management Messenger introduces Jay Abercrombie to his position as city manager of the City of Bullard. Jay’s appointment as city manager began on November 1, 2015. Prior to his appointment, Jay served on the city council for seven years and five of those as mayor pro tem.  He spent six years in corporate retail management and 14 years in various positions with Southside Bank.

Jay and his wife Brandie have been married for 20 years. They have two daughters Lexi and Livi. Lexi attends Austin College where she plays basketball and is majoring in business with aspirations of going to law school. Livi is a sophomore at Bullard High School where she is a member of the Bullard Belles Drill Team.

Jay and his family attend church at the First Baptist Church, Bullard in where he plays the drums with the praise band every other Sunday. His hobbies include playing golf, watching his oldest daughter play basketball, and watching his youngest daughter dance while helping move props.

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The TCMA Management Messenger introduces Becky Ross to her position as town administrator of the Town of Cross Roads. Becky’s appointment began on June 1, 2015. Prior to her appointment she served as court administrator of the City of Lake Dallas. Beck is originally from Alaska but graduated from high school in Mineral Wells, Texas.

She and her husband Richard have been married 10 years and have four beautiful children. Her hobbies are crafting, reading, and wine tasting. Becky and Richard are both active in their children’s activities which include football, volleyball, and dance. The Ross family also has four rescue dogs that keep them entertained!