Employee Spotlight

Executive Director of Infrastructure and Development Services Ashley Lumpkin

Ashley Lumpkin is a fierce advocate for the City of Hutto's growth. To give you an idea of what makes her tick, we asked some personal and professional questions, and we’re presenting the answers here.

What’s your favorite line from a film or quote from a book?
One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others  – Lewis Carroll

What would you do for a career if you weren’t doing this?
I honestly have zero idea, this is honestly the only job I’ve ever wanted to do from a very early age. Probably something in a related field, GIS or something similar.

What would you like to tell yourself at 13?
Sleep in more – you’ll not be able to do it too often as an adult.

What’s your guilty pleasure?
Sewing and watching Jane Austen movies

What’s your personal leadership philosophy?
I strive to see the excellence in each person on my team and help them see the same in themselves. I try to lead by example with honesty, consistency, and fairness and want to be challenged to do my best as much by my team and I challenge them.

If you could choose anyone, who would choose as your mentor?
Walter Cronkite

What’s the weirdest job you’ve ever had?
I worked at a Carvel for a summer – it was years before I liked ice cream again.  

happy placeWhat three traits define you?
Dedicated, honest, sense of humor

What’s on your wishlist for the next 12 months here?
Making a positive contribution and help shape Hutto’s future.

What’s your favorite blog or website?
Can it be a podcast? I listen to NPR’s Story Corps a LOT.


Accountant Lindsay Strothman
Accounting Technician Joel Valverde
Officer Edward Mora
K9 Officer Cody Long
Senior Utility Technician - Aaron Nelsony
Community Resource Officer - Suzanne Glass
Streets & Drainage Maintenace Technician Jose Rodriguez
Management Assistant Business & Development Services Angel Kavanaugh
Senior Animal Control Officer Wayne Cunningham
Code Enforcement Officer Ronee Huerta
Executive Director of Business and Development Services Ashley Lumpkin
Community Outreach and Programs Manager
Utility Billing Analyst Monica Burke
Information Technology Manager David Reeves
Children's Librarian Jessica McCart
Court Administrator Lea Ness
Creative Marketing Specialist Matt Seaton
Hutto Police Department Management Assistant Edna Vela
Chief of Police Paul Hall
Director of Planning Ashby Grundman
Recreation Program Coordinator Sydawnie Douglass
Senior Court Clerk Taffenie Walton
Detective Catherine Parker
Training Officer Abel Valles

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