2020 Fallfest Committee Members



Fallfest Chair

Jeanie has been very involved in Sachse's community and the Sachse Chamber of Commerce.  She has been married to  David Marten, since 1996 and they have two very active teen boys, Ian and Sean. Together they are very involved in Boy Scouts and the Sachse Chamber of Commerce.  Jeanie also serves on the Sachse Planning & Zoning and the Garland ISD Education Foundation. She brings levity to this group and tends to "swing big"!



Sachse Chamber Board Chairman

Not only is Teddy involved in the Sachse Chamber, Planning and Zoning, Historical Society, Rotary and tons more, he is very willing to step in wherever help is needed. Fallfest committee is happy to have Teddy join us in making this years Fallfest the best ever.  His leadership, guidance and navigation through many of the challenges COVID-19 Pandemic has brought is much appreciated.  Teddy is married to Shaunine Kinzer and together they have two grown children and one grand daughter that keeps them busy. 


Logistics Coordinator

Cullen King, aka Councilman King has been a Fallfest committee member for decades and brings his gift for logistics and planning to Fallfest.  He is the proud father of 3, foster father of dozens and devoted husband to Donna.  They have lived in Sachse since 2002 and he dedicates tons of time to the City of Sachse.  His cool and thoughtful yet still fun loving demeanor balances out some of the other crazee personalities of the committee.


Publicity Chair

Shaunine is the publicity piece to Fallfest.  She did such a wonderful job last year, we knew we couldn't do it again without her.  Shaunine is the brain behind www.sachsefallfest.com.  She brings a whole new level of excitement, creativity and growth to this event.  Shaunine is married to Teddy Kinzer and together they are dedicated to their family, friends and love living in Sachse.


Committee Member

Mignon is the proud owner of Sadie's Sitting Service where she is your pups best friend while you travel.  She is a passionate caretaker of your furry loved ones in addition to her own sweet mother.  She's an active Sachse Chamber Ambassador, on the Board of Directors and volunteers at 5 Loaves Food Pantry.



Volunteer Coordination Chair

Amy is the face of Advantage Storage in Sachse and our volunteer coordinator, aka cat herder. She has worked for several years to organize the middle school, high school and adult volunteers that make this magic happen.  She always has a smile on her face and is ready to roll up her sleeves.

Marty Kogel

Vendor Chair

Marty is the chair of our vendors. This man has no fear of the phone and will dial it up to make it happen.  He is married to wife of 28 years, Lara and has a daughter, Julie and son, Tanner. He is an Edward Jones Financial Advisor in Wylie on the corner of 544 & Hwy 78.  He has grown this part of the festival with a smile on his face and a helping hand outstretched.



Touch-a-Truck Chair

Barry is the past chairman of the Sachse Chamber of Commerce and continues to step in where needed.  He is committed in helping us grow the chamber, spending time with Rotary and managing his normal job while being a wonderful, father, husband and grandfather.  He is tireless and the epitome of grace under fire.



Walk-To-End-Alz Chair

She is a volunteer, advocate and speaker for the Alzheimer's Association and to say she is passionate about memory care is an understatement.  She also serves on the Sachse Chamber Board of Directors and Dallas & Northeast Texas Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.


This could be you!!! 

Pet Photo Contest Chair

Do you love animals of all kinds?  Do you love fall festivals?? We already have a sponsor and prizes!  All we need is a take charge person to man the provided booth, organize the judging and organize the day of parade! Please reach out to Jeanie if this is something you would love to help with.


Tom Withrow

Food Drive Co-Chair

More info coming.....



Marketing Co-Chair

Bobby Tillman is the owner of Special Webs and provides a multitude of website services.  He has also been a proud Sachse Fallfest Committee member and leader for literally decades.  He is always willing to pitch in and Bingo is a prime example of that.  Get ready for some family fun which is truly his specialty.  He's been married for 50 years to his beautiful wife and raised their family in the Sachse community.


Touch-a-Truck Co-Chair 

[Details coming soon]


Marketing Co-Chair

Josh Young, Financial Advisor with Edward Jones has been a Chamber Member and Ambassador for nearly 9 years now.  He is the Chair of our 2020 COVID Parade, as well as assisting with many of the other events this year. His passion for classic cars dates back to his late grandfather's 1955 Chevy Bel-Air hot-rod. Some health issues sidelined him for a while, but he is back in action and ready to assist wherever, and however necessary. Josh has been with Edward Jones for over 6 years, and enjoys partnering with individuals, small businesses, and other members of the community to plan and partner with them to define and reach their long-term goals. He is a problem solver, and loves a challenge. He has been married to his wife Crystal for nearly 10 years. They have a beautiful, smart, and stubborn 3 year old daughter as well as 2 rescue dogs. One loves everyone, and the other only loves Josh.


Carmen Franks

Entertainment Coordinator

More info coming soon....

Lynn Makara

Sachse Fallfestiest Decorating Chair

More info coming soon...


Entertainment Coordinator

Shane is the owner of Masterpiece Roofing and the leader of our e-fun and games. He is a longtime resident of Sachse with his wife Claudia and two boys, Tanner and Toby (both at Sachse High).  You will see them at the baseball fields are flying high on the weekend with the boys.


Children's Games Co-Chair

More info coming soon.

Becky Collins

Children's Games Co-Chair

More info coming soon.