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For Experienced, Balanced, Results-Oriented Leadership in District 10!

A broad-based community builder with experience solving problems, working alongside others, and creating a positive impact. 

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Why I'm Running

Austin needs fiscal responsibility

We need fiscal responsibility on the Council. The Council oversees a $5.5 Billion dollar budget and influences major projects like Project Connect and Finding Home ATX. I’ve managed budgets and projects, run a business, and believe what actually works – not what sounds good.

District 10 Needs a Voice

We need to change the culture at City Hall so that we listen to people – not just donors or special interests. That also means listening to their concerns: about safety, mobility, fire and flood mitigation, and other issues that fail to get the full attention of Council.

City Hall Needs Experience

We need experience on Council. More than some work and advocacy experience, but experience with budgets, experience serving others in the community, experience working with people with different ideas and backgrounds, and experience solving problems.

Meet Marc

I’m a UT graduate who has lived in District 10 for 23 years and served in a variety of community and volunteer roles. I’m running for City Council to continue that service, to address the challenges from the legacy of policies we’ve inherited, and to bring years of fiscal experience, management, and problem-solving skills to the Council.

What I’ve done:

My journey into local politics started in 2015 when I joined my homeowner’s association board, which supports a community of several hundred homeowners and residents and currently manages an approx. $750,000 budget. Like City Council, boards like ours manage land use issues, maintenance and infrastructure issues, fire & flood safety, code enforcement and violations, safety issues, and many other challenges.

I’m also no stranger to challenges, having overcome cancer and managed other health challenges while continuing to run a small business and advocate for my community. Our district will be losing an experienced council member next year and we will need someone with perseverance and real-world understanding of politics, issues, budgets, technology, and working across political divisions to succeed.

I am dedicated to collaborative problem-solving and impactful leadership. With a track record of bringing diverse voices together, I am committed to building a strong, inclusive community where every voice matters and every concern is addressed. I’ll leverage my extensive experience and policy expertise to deliver real results, so District 10 thrives in a balanced and sustainable way. Let’s work towards creating a brighter future for D10 and Austin!

Among My Supporters

Current & Former Elected Officials

  • Hon. Brigid Shea

    Travis County Commissioner, Pct. 2

  • Kim McMath

    Eanes School Board Trustee, Vice-President

  • Heidi Gibbons

    TCDP Pct. Chair 230

  • Hon. Cecelia Burke

    Fmr. Travis Co. Tax Assessor Collector

  • Diane Hern

    Eanes School Board Trustee, Place 3

  • Hugh Li

    TCDP Pct. Chair 271

  • James Spradley

    Eanes School Board Trustee, President

  • Idona Griffith

    TCDP Pct. Chair 267, Blue Action Dems Pres.

  • Leslie Currens

    TCDP Pct. Chair 235

Civic & Neighborhood Leaders

  • Holly Reed

    Parks Board, West Austin Neighborhood Pres.

  • Tobin Quereau

    Treasurer, Stillhouse Canyon HOA

  • Michelle Monk

    Stillhouse Canyon HOA Board (Fmr.)

  • David Greene

    Vice-President, Stillhouse Canyon HOA

  • Barbara McArthur

    Vice-President, Austin Neighborhood Council

  • Randy Ortega

    Charter Review Comm., NxNW Dems Pres.

  • Roger Falk

    Travis County Taxpayer Union

  • Laura Cantu-Templeton

    Downtown Commission (Fmr.)

  • Anne-Charlotte Patterson

    Member, City of Austin Music Commission

  • Eva Wisser

    Jester HOA Board

  • Nancy Thompson

    Mothers Against Gregg Abbott, Founder

  • Mary Arnold

    Save MUNY, West Austin Neighborhood Group

  • Linda & Ed Bailey

    President, Lake Austin Collective (Linda)

  • Seth Klempner

    Stillhouse Canyon HOA (Fmr.)

  • Jeff Bowen

    Vice-President, Austin Neighborhood Council

  • Richard Smith

    Austin Neighborhood Council - Sector 4

  • Susan Spataro

    Former Travis County Auditor

  • Daniel Llanes

    Austin Neighborhood Council - Sector 6

  • Megan Meisenbach

    Austin Neighborhood Council Sector 5 Rep.

  • Jeff Jack

    Austin Neighborhood Council, Pres. (Fmr.)

  • Frances Acuna

    Climate Resilience Organizer

  • Stephanie Ashworth

    Texas Neighborhood Coalition

  • Trey McWhorter

    Landmark & Preservation Commission

  • Michael Curry

    Bryker Woods Neighborhood Assoc.

  • Chris Flores

    Friends of Deep Eddy

  • Jennifer Mushtaler

    Member, City of Austin Planning Commission

  • Carolyn Wright

    Stillhouse Canyon HOA (Fmr. President)

  • Stephanie Foster

    Stillhouse Canyon HOA Board

  • Ana Aguirre

    President, Austin Neighborhood Council

  • Nathalie Frensley

    Allendale Neighborhood Board

  • Anna Pittala

    Austin Neighborhood Council Exec. Comm.

  • Jolene Kiolbassa

    Zoning and Planning VP (Fmr.)

  • Jim Lear

    Austin Neighborhood Council Exec (Fmr.)

  • Bill Oakey

    Austinaffordability.com

  • August Harris

    Downtown Commission, Chair

  • Joe Reynolds

    Allandale Neighborhood Assoc.

  • Joyce Basciano

    Bryker Woods Neighborhood Assoc.