Gilbert Candidates For Mayor | 2020

Brigette Peterson | Age: 55 | Years in Gilbert: 25 | Occupation: N/A | Education: High school graduate | Immediate family: Husband, 1 daughter | Community/civic involvement: 5+ years Gilbert Council member, 1 year as vice mayor; 14+ years Gilbert Planning Commissioner including three years a…

Matt Nielsen  | Age: 40 | Years in Gilbert: 6 | Occupation: Executive VP | Education: BA Communications (California State University) MS Negotiation & Dispute Resolution (Creighton University School of Law) | Immediate family: Married with four children | Community/civic involvement: Fou…

Lynne King Smith | Age: 56 | Years in Gilbert: 20 | Occupation: Business owner | Education: B.S. Business, with an e-business certification; MBA coursework | Immediate family: Husband, three daughters. Community/civic involvement: Town of Gilbert Art, Culture & Tourism Board (2014 - 2016…

GILBERT CANDIDATES FOR TOWN COUNCIL | 2020

Bill Spence | Age: 52 | Years in Gilbert: 11 | Occupation: Retired military/consultant | Education: Nuclear engineering | Immediate family: Son, daughter | Community/civic involvement: Parent Teacher Organization, homeowners association, numerous veterans events and initiatives.

Kathy Tilque | Age: 60 | Years in Gilbert: 16 | Occupation: President/CEO Gilbert Chamber of Commerce (until June 30th, then retired) | Education: Central Texas College (Business Management), US Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organization Management (IOM accreditation), American Chambers …

BUS OBAYOMI | Age: 33 | Years in Gilbert: 6 years | Occupation: Digital Consultant/ Founder & President of New Zeal Int. Consulting | Education: Masters of Business Administration (MBA) – 2020, Southern New Hampshire University; Masters of Art in International Affairs – 2011, City Univer…

Laurin Hendrix | Age: 61 | Years in Gilbert: 32 | Occupation: Self Employed, Manager | Education: BS, University of California | Immediate family: Wife, 8 children, 2 grandchildren | Community/civic involvement:  Arizona House of Representatives, Maricopa College Board of Trustees, various b…

Scott Anderson | Age: 66 | Years in Gilbert: 32 | Occupation: Vice Mayor | Education: B.S. Brigham Young University, M.P.A.  University of Colorad | Immediate family: E.J., 5 children | Community/Civic involvement: 25 years working for the Town of Gilbert as Planning Director and Director of…

Tyler Hudgins | Age: 29 | Years in Gilbert: 29 | Occupation: Small-business owner | Education: 2 years college | Immediate family: Wife. | Community/civic involvement: Small-business Owner, chairman of the Gilbert Redevelopment Commission for downtown Gilbert, General Plan Advisory Group mem…