Sonny Santa Ines, Mayor Pro Tem

imageCouncil District: District 3 
Date Elected: November 2018
Term Expires: December 2022
Place of Birth: San Jose City, Philippines
Occupation: Chief Financial & Administrative Officer (Retired)
Spouse: Irma G. Santa Ines
Children: Mark A. Santa Ines and Ellen G. Santa Ines

Schools Attended:

  • California State University, Long Beach (Master of Business Administration)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (Certificate in Early Childhood Education)
  • Philippine School of Business Administration (Bachelor of Science in Accounting; graduated magna cum laude) 

Current Appointments:

  • California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (Primary Delegate; Executive Committee Member)
  • City Selection Committee (Alternate Delegate)
  • Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (Primary Delegate)
  • Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts, Nos. 2, 3, & 18 (Alternate Delegate)
  • SELACO Workforce Development Policy Board (Primary Delegate)
  • Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) (Community, Economic & Human Development Committee)

Elected Offices:

City of Bellflower

  • Council Member (2011 - 2015; 2015 - 2018; 2018 - 2022)
  • Mayor Pro Tem (2013 - 2014; 2018; 2021 - 2022)
  • Mayor (2014 – 2015; 2018 - 2019)

Hobbies and Special Interests: Gardening.

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