The Texas Association of Realtors Monday announced its decision to endorse Scott Sanford for election to the Texas House of Representatives in District 70, consisting of portions of McKinney, Prosper, Celina, Anna, Melissa and Princeton in Collin County.
“Scott’s background as a CPA and former small business owner brings value to homeowners and the real estate community. Scott is a man you can trust.” said McKinney REALTOR® Holly Milstead.
The Realtors also recently endorsed Jeff Leach for District 67. If you missed that story last week on TSB, please click here.
With nearly 80,000 members, the Texas Association of Realtors is the largest professional membership association in the state and represents all aspects of real estate in Texas, including advocating on behalf of Texas Realtors and protecting the rights of private property owners. Collin County is home to almost 4,000 REALTORS® with approximately five hundred residing in house district 70.
Commercial REALTOR® and former city councilman Bill Cox stated “The Texas Association of Realtors is proud to implement our grassroots efforts on behalf of Scott Sanford. We look forward to working with Scott in the future as a member of the state legislature to protect homeowners and property rights in Collin County and across Texas.”
In response, Sanford stated, “I am honored to receive the endorsement and support of the Texas Association of Realtors. As one of the most influential and well-respected professional groups in the state of Texas, the Texas Association of Realtors is a key partner in the election and the legislative process ahead. I’m thankful to call the Realtors my friends.”
Running for Texas House of Representatives in District 70, Scott Sanford is a life-long Texan, and a Baylor Bear for about half of that time. He earned BBA and MTax degrees, and maintains a CPA license in the State of Texas. His career path includes positions at Ernst & Young, and ownership in two franchise endeavors. Scott has served Cottonwood Creek Baptist Church in Allen, TX (formerly First Baptist Church in Fairview) since 1997 and is currently the Executive Pastor. He married Shelly Parks in 1987. They live in McKinney, the heart of the 70th House
District. Their son, Ryan, graduated from McKinney Boyd High School. He is a freshman at Baylor. Lauren, their daughter, is a sophomore at McKinney Christian Academy.