Community Connections

Profiles of business and communities leaders in the city of Frisco. We share the stories of some of the most interesting people in Frisco. Will yours be next?

Sunitha ‘Sunny’ Cheruvu

Sunitha Cheruvu, interviewed in our December issue article ‘Diwali in Frisco’, organized the Diwali lamp lighting event, along with Gopal Ponangi. Sunitha, also known as Sunny, has lived in Frisco for ten years. Along...

CSL Materials

This year’s winner of the Metrics and Financial Results Award is CSL Materials! Congratulations! As the exclusive distributor or representative of Carlisle SynTec, a high-performance, energy-efficient roofing material, CSL Materials markets and sells commercial roofing...

Dr. Sharolyn K. Dihigo

Dr. Sharolyn K. Dihigo, interviewed in our January article “Raising Thyroid Awareness,” currently works as a nurse practitioner at her company, North Texas Integrative Health and Wellness, where she provides telemedicine services to the...

Frisco Family Vision

HONORING 2019 BEST OF BUSINESS WINNERS!! Frisco Family Vision makes customer feedback a priority, which is why they were chosen for the Best of Business award in Performance Feedback. Dr. Dana Biederman explains, “Our top priority...

Mosquito Authority

Mosquito Authority is the largest mosquito control company in the country and seeks to eliminate every mosquito from your property. Frisco residents Jeremy and Megan Holland own three local franchises of the large company...

The Taylor Family

Ashley Taylor and her children Emma (9), Parker (7) and Collin (2), wanted to make a gingerbread house of all things festive, shiny, sweet and colorful. “We chose to do this because it would...

Aaron Alexander

We asked leaders in our community to contribute stories based on the importance of faith, even among our diversity, and celebrate their expression of faith, especially as related to the holiday season. Aaron Alexander, a...

Bobby Craig

Bobby Craig and his family moved from Bastrop, La, to Frisco six years ago. He and his wife own Frisco Kings Sports Academy. “KINGS” is an acronym for “Kids Igniting Next Generation Success.” The...

Michael Strand

Michael Strand, a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army, went through infantry training and was selected to attend Artillery Officer Candidate School after being drafted in 1967. He was commissioned a Second Lieutenant Artillery...

Daniel Stein

At a young age, Daniel Stein was diagnosed with severe ADHD and put on medication. He remembers, “My parents decided to enroll me in sports, and they started noticing an improvement in my behavior...

Brett Lee

Raised in McAlester, Okla., current Texas Health Frisco President Brett Lee volunteered at McAlester Regional Health Center at the age of 12. He earned his degree in physical therapy from the University of Oklahoma...

Officer Nessa McFarland

“Service Above Self” is a way of life for those serving in the Frisco Fire and Police Departments. Every quarter, the Rotary Club of Frisco awards a member of the Frisco Fire Department or...

Ron Patterson

In our Best of Frisco feature in the May issue of Frisco STYLE, Ron Patterson was credited with having the “Best New Role with the City.” In March, Mr. Patterson took over as president of...

Bubbles

Bubbles the bass grew up swimming in the delightful pond water of Frisco Commons Park. Her favorite thing about living in Frisco is meeting the variety of outdoorsy residents who come to the park...

Nathaniel Hoppe

You may have seen Nathaniel Hoppe's Cover Photo Contest entry in the August issue of Frisco STYLE! Mr. Hoppe considers himself a family man first and a small business owner second. In years past, he...

Frisco Eye Associates

Frisco Eye Associates, started by Dr. Jeff Thomas and Dr. Coly Marsh, in 1997, was recognized with the Leadership and Vision Best of Business Award this year for its goal to be the most...

Jenny Brown

Jenny Brown is a photographer and forecast blogger for the Texas Storm Chasers. She also works in risk management at a large, privately-held corporation in the Dallas area. Ms. Brown provided us with insight...

Julia Cleath

Frisco resident Julia Cleath, seen here participating in the Citizens Fire Academy, moved to Frisco from Georgia three years ago. “I chose to live in Frisco because of the dynamic energy it offers. This...

Ava M.

"I am thankful for family because they love and care about me. Friends because they keep me company and care about me. Food and water because it helps me stay alive. Clothes because they...

David Kuykendall

The Frisco ISD athletic director, David Kuykendall, or “Coach K,” as he is known around the FISD, has led and served coaches and student athletes for 25 years. During his time as the athletic...

Natalie Roberson Photography

Natalie Roberson, the owner of Natalie Roberson Photography, knew she wanted to be a photographer from the time she was in college. Ms. Roberson, who is in business with her husband, Nick, explains, “I...

Jacqueline Hollowell

Jacqueline Hollowell, interviewed in our December article ‘Taking Innovations to New Heights in Frisco,’ is the INCubatoredu teacher at Heritage High School. Mrs. Hollowell received her Bachelor of Business Administration from Stephen F. Austin,...

Sandi Bourland

Cover Photo Contest participant Sandi Bourland works for Garver, a multi-disciplined engineering firm. She is a proposal coordinator in the marketing department for the water team. She is involved in her kids’ passions including...

Big Bertha

Big Bertha was recently discovered catching food for her family at Barlow’s Lake in Prosper. In her free time, she loves to sunbathe in the water around the shallow, marshy shoreline. She works as...

Donny Churchman

Developer Donny Churchman, president of Nack Development, LLC, is heading up one of Frisco’s most exciting new downtown developments -- The Patio at the Rails and The Tower at the Rails that will soon...

Vivek Abraham

As a member of Mensa International®, Vivek Abraham, 12, is considered a genius. Vivek and his family moved to North Texas in 2017 and settled in Frisco earlier this year, prior to his appearance on...

Joe Yannessa

Frisco’s Joe Yannessa was recently recognized in Frisco STYLE as the “Best at Paying it Forward” for all he does and gives back to his community. Mr. Yannessa has always strived to make his company,...

Adu Liu

Adu Liu is the local owner of Potstickers and Boba Tea and Sandalwood Massage and Facial Spa. She grew up in her parents’ restaurant in China, so she knows the value of family and...

Keegan Brewer

Many kids, from a young age, know what they want to do with their lives and know exactly how they are going to get there, no matter the cost. Keegan Brewer was one of...

Rod Schaefer

Frisco is home to amazing restaurants that open their arms to host and feed countless families. Pizzeria Testa, a local Italian gem, invites guests and its team to feel like part of the Testa...

Camille S.

"I am thankful for family, friends, school, teachers and everything else. I am thankful for family and friends because whenever I need them, I know they'll be right by my side. I am thankful...

Christine Ortega

Christine Ortega has lived in Frisco for 13 years with her husband, Tony, and two sons, James and Justin. She serves Preston Trail Community Church as the community outreach director. Ms. Ortega believes that,...

Jenna Benabe

Jenna Benabe is the Community Outreach Liaison for the Frisco ISD. She brings the community and school district together to benefit students and staff. “I really enjoy helping others! I love seeing results from...

Pastor Dan Anderson-Little

Pastor Dan Anderson-Little has lived in Frisco for only five months! He is the pastor of Legacy Presbyterian Church, is involved with the Chamber of Commerce and is currently attending City Hall 101. This past...

Katie Baker

Katie Baker is the marketing and events manager for TUPPS Brewery, located in McKinney, Texas. She is in charge of social media, the website, volunteers, private parties, events and the brewery’s overall marketing plan. Ms....

Kaitlin Lovern

Kaitlin Lovern is a REALTOR® for Fine Homes and Estates Nathan Grace. She helps people across the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex buy, sell, rent and build homes. As a local millennial, Ms. Lovern takes her career...

Design Remodel Pros

HONORING FRISCO STYLE'S 2019 BEST OF BUSINESS WINNERS!! Success in business is not truly achieved until professionals seek to truly understand the industries they are in, as well as understand the customers they serve on...

Simon | Paschal PLLC

After practicing at the same law firm for five years, Paul Simon and Dustin Paschal ventured out and began their own business law firm in 2013. The team was given this year’s Giving Back...

Randy Burks

Sitting at 7026 Main Street, the T.J. Campbell home has a Texas State Historical Marker and is the oldest house in Frisco. Randy Burks, the owner of Randy’s Steakhouse, has turned the charming house...

Zahra Jahanyfard

Zahra Jahanyfard was in elementary school when the eight-year war between Iran and Iraq began. She shares, “When I was afraid, my outlet was to doodle on paper, drawing pictures of my dreams for...

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Kyla Prusak

Dr. Kyla Prusak, interviewed in our article “Going Above and Beyond,” earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Master of Arts in Teaching...

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