Forever Grateful for the People of Rockwall County





Rich Krause, a dedicated public servant, is bringing his decades of professional experience and steadfast community service to his campaign for the position of Rockwall County Commissioner for Precinct 3.



Rich’s broad experience lends itself to effective and knowledgeable leadership. He holds an MBA in Strategic Leadership from Amberton University and a BS in Human Relations and Business Management, demonstrating a strong academic background in organizational governance and leadership. On a professional level, his extensive career in quality engineering includes key roles in reputable companies such as L-3 Communications and Raytheon.



But his dedication goes beyond the world of business. Rich’s roots in Rockwall County run deep, having been a resident since 1995. Over the years, he has held numerous positions within the community – contributing positively to the growth of our county. Positions like City Council Place 6, Rockwall County Library Advisory Board, and Chairperson of 2010 Census Committee showcase his commitment to public service.



Rich has shown tremendous dedication to the Republican Party too. Since 2014, he has served in the County of Rockwall Republican Party Precinct 3E, where he played an instrumental role in leading the county’s Bylaws Committee in 2020. He has worked tirelessly in elections, campaigned for Republicans throughout the county, and has formed strong connections with elected officials across the city and county levels.



Community development and engagement are central to Rich’s vision. He’s led significant projects, including a $50K renovation to the Meals on Wheels building, and helped to develop important local programs, like the Parks and Trails of Heath Program (PATH).



Public safety, maintaining low-density, high-quality sustainable development, and adhering to conservative budgetary principles are some of the policy areas close to Rich’s heart. He aims to continue these pursuits, emphasizing safety and sustainable growth for Rockwall County.



As a widowed father of two and proud grandparent of six, Rich understands the importance of family and community. Four generations of the Krause family have called Heath home, further cementing Rich’s deep ties and commitment to this community.

Rich sincerely invites you, the citizens of Rockwall County, to share your thoughts, concerns, and visions for the future of our community. Together, we can shape Rockwall County into an even better place for generations to come.

Rich’s Voting Record