Place Seven

Hughes, Leticia 1 - CopyLetitia Hughes

Letitia Hughes was elected to DeSoto City Council February 2021 (Special Election) to serve an unexpired term for Place Seven.  She was recently re-elected for a third term (her second full term), in May 2024.  Letitia Hughes is originally from Ennis, TX. She graduated from Ennis High School and later enrolled at the University of Texas Arlington in Arlington, TX to study Communications. Following her studies at the University of Texas in Arlington, she attended Paul Quinn College majoring in Business Management.
 
Letitia has been a resident of the City of DeSoto for over 20 years; her children attended schools in the DeSoto Independent School District.
 
Letitia is very active in the Real Estate community with over 20 years of residential and commercial property experience. She is the owner of The Hughes Group Real Estate Services in DeSoto where she takes great pride in ensuring that the process for buying and selling of properties is a memorable experience for her clients.   
 
Letitia is also very active in her community. She is an active member of Community Missionary Baptist Church of DeSoto where she serves as Co-chair of the Veterans Ministry, and a member of the choir. She receives great joy volunteering her time in other ministries within the church as needed.
 
Letitia currently serves as the MLS Representative for Southwest Dallas of the MetroTex Board of Realtors. She previously served on the following committees on the MetroTex Board: Government Affairs Committee, Commercial Committee, Community Relations Committee, and the Young Professionals Network Committee.
 
She lives by the motto, “The Only Limit to Our Realization of Tomorrow Is Our Doubts of Today.”  

Contact Information
Email: LHughes@desototexas.gov
Phone: 469.580.0206