Jeff Leach, Conservative Republican for State Representative in District 67, today announced the endorsement of conservative political leader Denise McNamara. Mrs. McNamara served as Republican National Committeewoman for Texas from 2000-2008, as Texas State Republican Executive Committeewoman from 1997-2000 for Senate District 16 and as President of Golden Corridor Republican Women in 1998.
In her statement, Mrs. McNamara said, “I am excited to announce my support and endorsement of Jeff Leach in the Republican Primary in Texas House District 67. Jeff has a strong understanding and grasp of the issues and concerns facing our state and is the common-sense conservative we need in Austin advocating and working on our behalf. His integrity, character and experience along with his deep roots in Collin County will make him an excellent legislative leader. I am proud to offer Jeff Leach my support and strongly recommend the voters of District 67 do the same.”
In response to her endorsement, Jeff Leach stated, “I am honored to have the endorsement of Denise McNamara, a well-known and highly respected Conservative leader in Texas and across the Nation. Her endorsement adds to the long list of support from community leaders who, like her, recognize the need for conservative leadership in Austin and who know I have what it takes to be an effective representative of and advocate for Plano, Allen and Richardson in the Texas House of Representatives.”
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 SMU’s Dedman School of Law, he currently practices with the law firm of Griffith Nixon Davison, P.C., where he specializes in general business, construction law and real estate. 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 two children.