Date Elected: March 2011
Term Expires: March 2015
Place of Birth: Sheldon, IA
Employer: Bellflower Unified School District
Spouse: Jennie Bomgaars
Children: Chad and Onnie Bomgaars; Travis and Karen Bomgaars; Laci Bomgaars
Grandchildren: Autumn Bomgaars; Kaitlyn Bomgaars, Addison Bomgaars, Brady Bomgaars
School Attended: Valley Christian High School; Cerritos College, AA 1970; California State University, Long Beach, BA 1972; Pepperdine University, MA 1979.
Current Appointments: Executive Board, California Contract Cities Association; Delegate, League of California Cities; Delegate, Sister City Committee.
Past Appointments: President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, California Contract Cities Association; L.A. County Claims Board, Liability Trust Fund Oversight Committee; Board of Directors, President, Vice President, Secretary, YMCA; Policy Board, Southeast Los Angles County Workforce Investment Board (SELACO WIB); Delegate, Central Basin Water Association; Delegate, Consolidated Youth Services Network; Delegate, County Sanitation Districts 2, 3 and 18; Delegate, Gateway Cities Council of Governments (COG); Delegate, Joint Powers Self Insurance Authority for Effective Risk Management (SAFER); Delegate, League of California Cities; Delegate, Sister City Committee; Delegate, SELACO Workforce Investment Board; Alternate, California Home Ownership Authority; Alternate, California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (CJPIA); Alternate. City Selection Committee (Metropolitan Transportation Authority); Alternate, Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG); Alternate, Southern California Water Committee; Mid-Cities Transportation Zone Steering Committee.
Elected Offices: City of Bellflower: Council Member 1988-89 through 1991-92, 1994-95 through 1998-99, 1999-00 through 2002-03, 2003-04 through 2006-07, 2007-08 through 2010-11, 2011-12 through 2014-15; Mayor Pro Tem 1989-90, 1994-95, 1999-00 and 2004-05; and Mayor 1990-91, 1995-96, 2000-01, 2005-06 and 2008-09 (Bellflower's first five-time Mayor).
Hobbies/Special Interests: Traveling, antiques and collectibles.E-Mail Council Member Randy Bomgaars