Jimmy Flannigan is a long-time small business owner and community and business advocate. He started his business, Site Street, building websites for student organizations while at The University of Texas at Austin in 1997. He has maintained his belief in the need to support and grow small businesses through his work at the Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. Jimmy has a strong commitment to Northwest Austin, being a co-founder and sole organizer of the Northwest Austin Coalition. For the past several years he has also worked on addressing Austin's crippling traffic issues through his work on the Austin Chamber Transportation Committee.