Growth Assessment Team


The Growth Assessment Team reviews any development within the unincorporated areas of Ellis County. Members of this team will review each development to ensure compliance with all County regulations and help promote quality growth and maintaining the overall public health. Each proposed development is required to meet with the team prior to submitting an application in order to minimize potential issues.

To schedule a meeting with the team, please email Alberto Mares.

Alberto Mares, AICP, DR
Director of Planning & Development
Ted L. Kantor, PE
County Engineer
Joseph Jackson, EIT, CFM
Assistant County Engineer
Tim Birdwell
Fire Marshal
David Bull
Assistant Fire Marshall
Lisa Yates
Subdivision Coordinator
Danny Huskins, DR
Construction/Hydrology Inspector
Kevin Prince, DR
Construction Inspector