Councilwoman Brenda Button Mills served the Little Elm community and it’s schools for many years. Brenda Mills first worked for the Town of Little Elm as town administrator / secretary from October 1980 until November 1989.
She then worked for Little Elm Independent School District (LEISD) from December 1989 until July 2007. Her duties at LEISD began as the district's book keeper and payroll clerk, and later she served as the secretary to the principal at Little Elm Elementary, ultimately King Early Learning Academy. Brenda was first elected to public office in 1999. She served on Town Council from 1999 through 2003 and again from 2005 until her passing on February 15, 2010.