Community in Rockwall TX

Board of Directors & Staff

Our Board of Directors are residents with roots planted here, who’ve made a professional and deeply personal investment in the City of Rockwall. They’re supported by a Staff with years of experience in helping them achieve their goals.

Board of Directors

Matt Neyland


Matt Neyland has been a Rockwall resident since 2016. Matt is Principal at Hanford Investments, a real estate investment company.

Eric Burress

Vice Chairman

Eric Burress has been a Rockwall resident since 2010. Eric is a Territory Sales Manager for igus, Inc.

Rick Johnson


Rick Johnson has been a Rockwall resident since 2011. Rick is the President of The Rick Johnson Group, a real estate agency in Rockwall. 

Justin Lee

Board Director

Justin Lee has been a Rockwall resident since 2013. Justin is a former US Army helicopter pilot and is now an attorney at Jackson Walker LLP. 

Carin Brock

Board Director

Carin Brock has been a Rockwall resident since 2017. Carin is the Vice President of Corporate Administration and General Counsel for Foxworth-Galbraith Lumber Company, Inc. in Plano.

Kayne Pierce

Board Director

Kayne Pierce relocated to Rockwall in 2021. Kayne is Vice President & Commercial Lender for B1Bank. 

Darren Shue

Board Director

Darren Shue has lived in Rockwall since 2013. Darren is the Owner of SaniTech Services, LLC in Rockwall.

REDC Staff

Phil Wagner


Phil became the President of the Rockwall Economic Development Corporation in August 2018.

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Matt Wavering

Vice President

Matt was hired as Director of Project Development for the Rockwall Economic Development Corporation in April 2017.

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Jennifer Hammonds

Office Manager/Marketing Coordinator

Jennifer joined the Rockwall EDC office in the fall of 2019 as Office Manager. In 2021, Jennifer also became the REDC’s Marketing Coordinator.

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