Curtis J. Cornelious has lived in Little Elm since October 2004, with his wife of over 15 great years, Charlet, and their three children Stephanie, Christian, and Collyn. He has a double degree in Chemistry and Agriculture from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. He has always been involved in his community through different organizations. He has coached football, basketball, and was involved a local Boy Scout Troop. He served two terms on Town Council representing District 3, served four years as Mayor Pro tem, and was also a Board Director for the Economic Development Corporation for four years.