Animal Shelter Advisory Board


The Animal Shelter Advisory Board is charged with working with staff to set standards for the town's animal shelter and the care of animals, and to provide periodic reports to the Texas Department of Health.


  • 3 times annually
  • 1 Trophy Wood Drive
    Trophy Club, TX 76262
  • Must be comprised of at least:
    • 1 licensed veterinarian
    • 1 county or municipal official
    • 1 person whose duties include the daily operation of an animal shelter
    • 1 representative from an animal welfare organization
    • 1 resident of the Town
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Agendas & Minutes

All Town Council and Board and Commission meeting materials, effective October 1, 2023, are being posted on the new Agenda Center webpage. Meeting agendas, minutes, and videos prior to October 2023 can be found at the following locations:

Video Recaps

If you are interested in watching a meeting after it has taken place, please visit the Town of Trophy Club YouTube channel @TrophyClubGov and click on Board Meeting Replay playlist to view past meetings. 

PLEASE NOTE: Prior to video recordings, ALL board and commission meetings have been audio recorded and stored and are available via Soundcloud here.

Meeting replays are typically posted within two days after each meeting.


  • Brian Hall, Plane 1 /  Animal Control Officer / Staff Liaison
    Email Brian Hall
  • Susan Edstrom, Place 2 / Chairperson
    Email Susan Edstrom
  • Deanna Polner, Place 3 / Animal Welfare Representative
    Email Address Coming Soon

Staff Liaison

Police Chief Patrick Arata serves as the Board’s staff liaison, please email Chief Arata with comments or questions.

Board Composition

The board consists of five people who shall serve for a period of two years. The terms of office commence on October 1 of each year and board appointments will occur in accordance with the town’s annual appointment process for all town boards, commissions, and corporations.