Elisa Klein's Plano roots run deep. Her outstanding leadership has served our community for years.
Elisa is ready to put her extensive experience and dedication to the City of Plano to work for us.
Elisa has called Plano home since her teenage years. Her first job was working retail at Collin Creek Mall. Elisa is a proud graduate of Plano East Senior High School and after graduation, she attended Texas Tech University and received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management Information Systems. She later received a Masters in Public Affairs and Administration. Elisa and her husband, Michael, met at Texas Tech and are are proud to be raising their two kids in Plano.
Elisa is co-founder and CEO of MKC Create, a company she and her husband Michael run together. She knows the struggles and rewards of running your own business.
Her background in business strategy, contract negotiation and project management make her a strong leader in business and in our community.
Elisa's passion and dedication to municipal government runs deep. Since 2005, she's been active in both state and local government. Her experience includes:
Legislative Reading Clerk for Texas House Speaker, Tom Craddick
Texas Attorney General Intern
Management Assistant to City Council
City Business Development Specialist
City of Dallas, Contract Compliance
PTA Legislative Advocate