Chairman Frank Harmon Colvett, Jr. was elected to the City Council in November 2015 and is the 2021 Chairman of the Memphis City Council after serving as Vice-Chair in 2020. He is a 1988 graduate of Memphis University School and earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and minor in history in 1992 from Millsaps College where he graduated with honors distinction. While at university, Chairman Colvett served as Sigma Alpha Epsilon Chapter President in 1991. Having served on local development boards for several years, Chairman Colvett is an affiliate agent with Remax Experts.
An ardent supporter of community development and involvement, Chairman Colvett leads by example as former chairman of the Associated Builders and Contractors and past President of the Phoenix Club benefitting the Boys and Girls Club. He is a dedicated public servant having served as alternate on the Memphis and Shelby County Land Use Control Board, Chairman of the Memphis and Shelby County Board of Adjustment and member of the State of Tennessee Pest Control Licensing Board.
Chairman Colvett and his wife Lesley Harris have son, Frank III, and daughter, Ella Louise. The family attends Calvary Episcopal Church.
Chairman Colvett is the City Council Liaison for the Pension Board and Pension Investment Committee.Map of District 2