Resume: Dianne Edmondson


  • Native Texan
  • Married to Bob K. Edmondson for 40+ years
  • Three adult children (one deceased 2011), seven grandchildren
  • Denton Bible Church member/former “Outreach Herald” newsletter editor


  • Founder and CEO of successful Information Technology staffing firm
  • Editor and reporter for several Oklahoma newspapers
  • Public Relations Director for international pipeline construction firm


  • Denton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and Founding Chairman of State/Federal Relations Committee
  • North Central Texas College Foundation Board – Corinth Campus
  • North Central Texas Workforce Commission member
  • Denton County Citizens Budget Advisory Committee Vice Chairman


  • Delegate to every Texas Republican State Convention since1988
  • Chair Perm. Org. Committee – 2012, 2014 State convention; State Nominations, Credentials Committees at previous Republican Party State Conventions
  • Chairman of CD 26 State Convention Caucus (2012, 2008, 2004)
  • Served on 2004 Mighty Bush Strike Force in Colorado, coordinating coalitions
  • National Republican Convention Delegate (2000)
    • Alternate Delegate (2012)
  • Provide County Chair training for Republican Party of Texas (RPT) and Texas Republican County Chair Association (TRCCA)
  • Board member and Liaison to SREC for Texas Republican County Chair Association
  • Republican National Coalition for Life Executive Director (2010 –2013)
    • Consultant to 2012 GOP National Platform Committee on pro-life issues
  • Eagle Forum honoree with two national awards
  • Selected by Congressmen Mac Thornberry (1995), Dick Armey (2002) and Sen. John Cornyn (2010) for Republican Women’s Leadership Seminar in Washington, D.C.
  • Denton County Republican Chairman (2002 to present – longest serving in DCRP history)
  • Initiated Outreach programs through appointed multi-cultural DCRP committee
  • DCRP Precinct Chairman (1994 – 1998)
  • Denton County GOP Outstanding Volunteer Award (1999)
  • President – Denton Republican Women’s Club (1994, 1995)
  • Chairman – Denton County Council of Republican Organizations (1995)
  • TFRW Patron and Honoree at Texas Federation of Republican Women “Tribute to Women” (1990, 2000)
  • Founding member Texas Strong Republican Women’s Club
  • Assisted in founding several other Denton County Republican clubs