Plano native Anthony Ricciardelli is running for Plano City Council Place 2. He is eager to bring a strong, conservative voice to local government.
Did you know? Anthony Ricciardelli grew up in Plano and is a proud graduate of Plano Senior High School. After graduating from Plano Senior and earning an undergraduate degree from the University of Texas, Anthony attended the University of Texas School of Law on a full merit scholarship.
After graduating from UT Law, Anthony passed the bar and began practicing law. In the time Anthony has been a litigator, he has argued important cases before the Texas Supreme Court and the US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, among others.
As a result of his achievements as an attorney, Anthony has been named a “Rising Star” in the legal profession by Super Lawyers two years in a row.
Faith and family drive Anthony’s passion to make Plano an outstanding and safe community.
He and his wife, Liesl, returned to Plano to raise their young son, Ethan, where Anthony grew up and want to make sure that Ethan grows up in a Plano that remains every bit as great as it was when Anthony grew up here.
Anthony Ricciardelli is a committed lifelong conservative, having served as a delegate to his first Senatorial District 8 Convention when he was an 18-year-old high school senior.
Anthony has served as Vice Chair of the Plano Heritage Commission and serves on several boards and committees, including for Joni and Friends (a ministry to those affected by disability and their families that has its regional headquarters at the Hope Center here in Plano), the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, International Justice Mission, and others.
Anthony, Liesl, and their young son Ethan are active members of The Ridge Church.