Chris Hedger, currently serving as President of Council, is a lifelong resident of the area and a 20 year resident of Deer Park.  Chris has served on the Legislative and Finance Committee, the Safety Committee and the Public Works Committee as well as the committee negotiating the labor contract with the Service Department and the City Clerks.  Chris has organized Student Government night which partners a Deer Park High School Student with each member of City Council and gives the students a chance to learn and experience the responsibilities of our Elected Officials.

Chris earned a Bachelor's degree in Education from the University of Cincinnati.