Tom Braun

Tom Braun
Council Member
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Tom Braun and his wife Anita have lived in their home on Lexus Avenue since 1992. Having lived in Addison for more than 25 years, Tom and Anita have developed a deep sense of pride in our Town. They are grateful for the quality of life that Addison offers, and they have remained here all these years because they love the sense of a small town community within a big city. 

Tom has a degree in Construction Management and Engineering from Kansas State University. In 2004 Tom founded VertiCon Construction to serve the growing North Texas region.  VertiCon is a commercial general contractor specializing in offices, restaurants, retail & medical facilities. In 2006, Tom also founded VertiCon Residential which specializes in custom residential projects.

In 2017, Tom was again elected to serve on the Addison City Council where he currently serves as Addison Mayor Pro Tempore. Over the past decades, Tom’s community involvement includes:

  • Addison City Council 2004 until 2010
  • Planning & Zoning Commissioner
  • 2016 Inwood Road Study Committee
  • Addison “2030” Vision Project
  • Addison Charter Review Commission
  • Addison Citizen’s Academy graduate
  • Metrocrest Social Services-Addison Council Liaison
  • Special Care & Career Services-Addison Council Liaison
  • WaterTower Theatre- Addison Council Liaison
  • DISD George HW Bush Elementary School- Addison Council Liaison
  • Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce- Addison Council Liaison
  • Board Member of the North Texas Commission

Tom & Anita enjoy traveling, scuba diving, theater, and art collecting. Anita was a past board member of the WaterTower Theatre. They have a yellow Labrador, Sonny, who loves people and other dogs, and needs lots of exercise……so if you are in the neighborhood, Tom says please stop by and visit!