Brian Livingston, Council Member, Place 6

Elected to Frisco City Council: 2017 
Current Term Expires: May 2020
Occupation: Small Business Owner
Family: Married to Brittany, two daughters

​Biography


After a very brief stint playing college basketball, Brian graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and then completed his graduate work at the University of Texas at Dallas earning a Master of Business Administration and then his Master of Science in Accounting.  
Brian started his professional career as a commercial banker in the DFW area. After 11 years as a commercial banker, Brian became the Chief Financial Officer of Firebird Restaurant Group which is the parent company to El Fenix Mexican Restaurants, Snuffer’s, Meso Maya as well as other related companies.

After Firebird, Brian and his wife, Brittany, decided to venture out on their own and are now the owners of the Celebrity Café & Bakery brand as well as Texadelphia Frisco and Texadelphia Plano.  

In 2013, Brian received recognition as one of the Dallas Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” and in 2012 was a finalist in the DCEO Magazine Financial Executives of the year Award. Brian was also selected as the 2016 Frisco Chamber of Commerce Entrepreneur of the year.

Brian and his wife, Brittany, and their 2 daughters reside in the Heather Ridge subdivision in Frisco.  They are currently active in the Carroll Elementary PTA, Watch D.O.G.S, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Girl Scout leadership and also attend Grace Avenue United Methodist Church. 


Previous Frisco Service


  • Vice Chairman- Frisco Board of Adjustment/Construction Board of Appeals
  • Frisco Convention & Visitors Bureau board