Mayor Marcy Meffert has been an advocate for education and Northside schools ever since her first child (of 5 children) entered Northside schools. She is the founder of the annual Los Leones Student Arts Festival, a partnership between the City of Leon Valley and the NISD Fine Arts Department and Northside Education Foundation. In addition, when she served as Mayor of Leon Valley, she was active in many partnerships between the City and NISD ranging from safety and traffic issues to libraries, historic preservations, and use of facilities for joint projects in the arts and sciences. She has been an active advocate and partner with the NEF, and continues to be involved as a Director after she retired as Mayor.
May 18, 2004