Cedric Dean was elected as Councilmember Place 6 in May 2015.
Councilmember Dean was born in Greenville, Texas, and graduated from Greenville High School in 1994. He and his wife Takeva have three boys – Zavier, Andrew, and Bryce.
Councilmember Dean currently works as L-3 Communications as Production Support A and is Founder and President of International Congress for Black People, LLC.
He served six (6) years in the United States Air Force, 75th Security Forces Squadron, Hill AFB, UT (Feb 1999 – Feb 2005). Councilmember Dean also served overseas in Egypt, Qatar, Turkey, and Saudi Arabia in Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Furthermore, he received the Air Force Achievement Medal and completed his enlistment with an Honorable Discharge.
Councilmember Dean enjoys spending time with family, reading, learning, playing basketball, watching the Cowboys and Mavericks.