I Love BBQ: Randy Colburn, City of Garland, TX

No one likes to attend an event when they don’t know anyone else attending, so ELGL is publishing daily “I Love BBQ” profiles of our registered attendees to give you a sneak peek and preview of your fellow local government BBQ aficionados. 

Link: Register for ELGL at #ICMA16: BBQ Mixer

Randy Colborn


Economic Development Research Specialist, City of Garland, TX


When I think of Kansas City, I think about…

Barbeque, Chiefs

The biggest issue facing local government is…

Focusing on quality of life instead of money.

My pro tip for getting the most out of professional conferences…

Make real relationships

If I had to create a presidential ticket with my top two mentors, I’d select…

Mike Brice, Sanger, TX City Manager and Joe Catalano, Village of Lisle, IL

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