Lewisville Education Foundation
Jun 06, 2019
Connie Pelphrey
Lewisville Education Foundation

Connie has worked in three very different arenas during her life.  While living in Europe for 21 years she owned and operated several blue jean stores named Connie’s Jeans.  The stores were located in Luxembourg.  She enjoyed traveling across Europe.

In 1989, Connie returned to the North Texas area with her two small children.  In 1991, she began working for Boeing-Corinth eventually working into the position of Community Relations and Communications Manager.  Her responsibilities included establishing a community relations program and acting as a company spokesperson.  She maintained a one million dollar annual contribution budget for the State of Texas along with serving on the Company Wide Boeing Philanthropic Team.  During this time she also served on many Denton County Boards and Committees.

Connie then began a career in the non-profit world.  She became the Executive Director of the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation, and has been in that role since 2014.  She maintains and initiates new fundraising programs and develops donor relations.  She administers the Foundation’s Scholarship and Grant programs and is a very involved in the LISD Community.  Connie’s background in business has enabled her to bring improved processes to the foundation and has helped increase donations and programs