Board of Commissioners
The Board of Commissioners is the lead legislative unit for the Town of Kingston Springs. Responsibilities include; setting policies, adopting the annual budget, selecting the City Manager, City Judge, and City Attorney, annual review of various rates and fees, and others. Members of the Board of Commissioners are elected at-large on staggered four year terms. An election is held every two years, during every even numbered year. After each election, Board members will pick amongst themselves for the seat of Mayor and Vice Mayor. The Board meets on every third Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the Audrey Beck Meeting Hall.
Hon. Tony Gross, Mayor
Tony Gross has served as a City Commissioner since 2012, and as Mayor of Kingston Springs since 2014. He is married to Joy Gross and together they have a daughter. Mayor Gross works as the Owner/Operating Manager for Datco, Inc., a local adhesive application company. Mayor Gross is very community oriented, and enjoys volunteering with local organizations in his free time. Concurrent with his term as Mayor, he serves on the Kingston Springs Municipal-Regional Planning Commission.
Carolyn Clark, Commissioner
Carolyn has served as a City Commissioner since November 2020. A proud military brat, Carolyn was born in Newfoundland and spent her childhood living all over the U.S. and in Germany. She attended Illinois State University and the University of Washington before embarking on dual careers in both the legal and entertainment fields. She is married to a career law enforcement officer and they currently own and operate a small business specializing in military and law enforcement training. After moving around her whole life, Carolyn is happy to have made Kingston Springs her hometown since 2004 and is honored to be able to listen to and advocate for the people and the Town of Kingston Springs. Favorite thing(s) about Kingston Springs? “Living close to nature in a small-town refuge from big city life.”
Glenn Remick, Vice-Mayor
Glenn Remick has served as City Commissioner since 2012 and has lived in Kingston Springs since 2002, and as Vice-Mayor since 2020. He is married to Wendy Remick and together they have two children. Commissioner Remick works for Lotus Light, Nature's Glen, and the Cheatham County Board of Education. In his free time Commissioner Remick enjoys rock collecting, planting trees, volunteering, basketball, disc golf, and Subarus. Commissioner Remick loves our community and the wonderful people that make it so.
Todd Verhoven, City Commissioner
Todd Verhoven has served as a City Commissioner since 2023. Todd has previously served as a member of the Kingston Springs Municipal-Regional Planning Commission and the Kingston Springs Board of Zoning Appeals. Todd lives in Kingston Springs with his wife Sylvia and four children. He is the Vice President of Military Sales and Operations for Hunt Brothers Pizza. Todd enjoys giving back through multiple charities and he sits on the Executive Board for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Nashville and as an Ambassador for Hero Hunt Inc.
Mike Hargis, City Commissioner
Mike Hargis has served as City Commissioner since 2018. Mike is a graduate of Austin Peay University and has a Masters Degree from Middle Tennessee State University. Mike's wife Theresa is a native of Kingston Springs, and after he retired as a Vice President with State Farm Insurance, Mike and Theresa moved back to Kingston Springs in 2014. Commissioner Hargis, his son, and daughter-in-law, recently opened a General Insurance Agency together called The Hargis Family Agency that represents over 40 companies. Concurrent with his term as Commissioner, he also serves on the Kingston Springs Municipal-Regional Planning Commission