Mr. Dufford has served on the City Council since June 2001. He served more than five years as District Three Council Member before being elected to the At-Large position and sworn in on January 7, 2008.
Mr. Dufford is an independent businessman with diversified interests in oil and gas exploration, oilfield services, real estate, and banking.
He is a 1982 graduate of Texas A &M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in geology.
Mr. Dufford serves on the Midland Economic Development Council and sits on the boards of the Tall City Equity Capital Group, The First National Bank of Midland, and the Petroleum Club.
He and his wife have been active members in the community since coming to Midland in 1982. They have three children.