Dan Pope is the Mayor of Lubbock, and his goal is to serve the entire community, to create better communication between our citizens and City Hall, and to promote the positive aspects of life here in Lubbock. Public safety, creating new job opportunities, and bringing common sense leadership to City Hall operations are additional priorities of Dan’s administration. As Lubbock’s Mayor, Pope believes it is important to ensure the city is working for the best interests of all Lubbock citizens when tax dollars are spent, and long-term decisions are made. Our citizens, neighborhoods, schools, private businesses, churches, and non-profit organizations all have an important role in leading our city towards a better future.
Pope spent the first decade of his professional career in sales and sales management with Xerox Corporation. Dan founded Benchmark Business Solutions in 1994 and grew his business enterprise into the most successful Xerox Agent-Dealer in the country and creating over 70 jobs in Lubbock. Dan recently served as Chief Development Officer of Covenant Health System.