Republican Jeff Leach announced today that he has received the endorsement of The Honorable Stan and Carol Sewell of Plano. In their endorsement, Stan and Carol stated:â€¨ â€¨
â€śWe are pleased to endorse Jeff Leach for Texas House District 67. We believe he has a sincere desire to serve the citizens of Collin County and understands the difference between being a representative versus a politician. Jeff will listen to all sides on issues of concern to residents of the district and do his best to see that their concerns are addressed. He will fight to keep our state government fiscally responsible, economically energized and viable, and business and family friendly. Having grown up in Collin County, Jeff knows all that it has to offer to individuals, families and businesses. He will do what it takes to keep Collin County one of the best places to live and work in Texas.â€ťâ€¨ â€¨
Stan Sewell is a former City Council Member who currently serves on the Collin County Planning Board. Carol Sewell is the author of We the People: Know the Past, Understand the Present, Secure the Future. The Sewells have been active in local, state, and national politics for over 25 years.â€¨ â€¨
Jeff Leach stated, â€śStan and Carol have dedicated their lives to serving others, working tirelessly to advocate for the conservative values we hold dear. They are true friends and I am honored to have not only their support, but to have them as an integral part of our team.â€ť
Running for Texas House of Representative in District 67, Leach was raised in Plano and graduated from Plano Senior High School. As a graduate of SMUâ€™s Dedman School of Law, he currently practices with the law firm of Griffith Nixon Davison, P.C. He received his undergraduate degree from Baylor University, where he served two terms as Student Body President. He and his wife Becky are active members of Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano. They live in Plano with their children, Brady and Charlotte.