Denise Swanner

City Council
Title: Council Member At-Large
Phone: 432-335-3276

Denise Swanner is the At-Large Representative for the Odessa City Council.  She was born and raised in Odessa.

Education & Employment
Council Member Swanner attended Permian High School, Odessa College and the Non-Profit Executive Leadership from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin.

To give you some background, she was in the Medical Field for 21 years, Co-Owner of two Medical Supplies, Owner of Franchise der Wienerschnitzel and was the first woman to break all national Sales Records. She also worked for Odessa Teen court as the Assistant Court administrator.

Community Service
Council Member Swanner is an active member of the Odessa community serving or having served on several boards and in several organizations including:

  • Parks Foundation President
  • Ector County Republican Woman
  • Junior League of Odessa
  • Downtown Odessa
  • Main Street Odessa Teen Court
  • UTPB School of Nursing
  • Firemen's Pension Board
  • Odessa Housing Finance Corporation
  • Permian Basin Regional Planning Commission
  • Sports Complex Committee
  • Jesus House
  • Permian Wildcatters Trail Committee
  • Municipal Court Committee
  • Joint Airport Zoning Board

2020 Texas Tribute to Women, 2013 Business Hall of Fame, 2013 Founders Award from Care Highway international, Athena Award Nominee                                                                                                                                                                                

She and her husband, Bobby, have three beautiful daughters and five grandchildren.


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