6th District Legislator


Theresa Galvin is a professional businesswoman. She spent 30 years in business management within the construction industry. Theresa is now dedicated to serving the constituents of the Sixth District full time. 

Family & Education

Theresa is the daughter of a United States Air Force family. Her family moved back to Kansas City when Theresa was in grade school. She attended schools in the Hickman Mills School District and graduated from Hickman Mills Senior High School. She moved to Lee’s Summit in 1993 where she raised her children. Theresa and her husband, Billy, have 4 children and 5 grandchildren.


Theresa is a member of the American Legion Post 21, American Legion Auxiliary and a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary with VFW Post 5789. She is also a dedicated member of the Raytown and Lee's Summit Chamber of Commerce. Theresa is honored to have been elected to the Jackson County Legislature and looks forward to serving the citizens of Jackson County.

She was elected to the Jackson County Legislature in 2014 and then re-elected in 2018.

2021 Committee Assignments

  • Budget (Chairman)
  • Anti-Crime (Chairman)
  • Public Works (Chairman)
  • Inter-Governmental Affairs
  • Justice & Law Enforcement


  • Chairman of the County Legislature in 2020.
  • Chairman of the County Legislature in 2019.
  • Vice Chairman of the County Legislature in 2016

Theresa Galvin

Theresa Cass Galvin

Jackson County Legislator
415 E. 12th Street
2nd Floor
Kansas City, MO 64106

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(816) 881-3132

(816) 881-3340

Legislative Aide
Jane Cavanaugh

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