Michael Nowels



Michael Nowels

Denton County Appointee

Michael Nowels currently serves as president of MRN Logistics LLC, a trucking company operating in the lower 48 States. Previously, he was in the retail gas and convenience store industry for more than 20 years as President of Nowels Gas. Nowels Gas operated locations in Dallas, Denton, Collin and Tarrant counties. He served on the Mobil Oil National Dealer Advisory Council and the National Strategy Team, and is a past director of the Texas State Inspection Association.

Nowels served on the Lewisville City Council from 1998 through 2007. While on the city council, he held the positions of deputy mayor pro tem and mayor pro tem. In addition, he was selected to serve as vice president of the Lewisville Parks and Library Corporation, which is responsible for overseeing and planning the use of 4B sales tax initiatives.

Nowels has been active in the area of transportation, serving on both the Dallas Regional Mobility Coalition and the North Texas Regional Transportation Council. He also chaired the Trip 04 and the Better Safer Roads bond program in Denton County and has been active in several legislative programs including the formation of the Denton County Transportation Authority where he was a founding Board Member.

He has been on the NTTA Board of Directors since 2007 and is the current chair of the Customer Service Projects and Operations Committee, and a member of the Audit and Finance Committee.