Meet The Candidate: Tim Bomgardner, Waterford School Board
10/07/2009 5:57 PM
10/07/2009 6:02 PM
What is your full, legal name?
Timothy L Bomgardner
What name do you prefer be used in print?
What office do you seek?
Waterford USD Trustee
What is the primary reason you are running for this office?
I have always had an interest in the success of schools and have always been involved in school activities. Having attended Waterford Schools and having children that attend schools in the district, I want to do everything I can to make sure the students get the best education they can.
What will be your single most important priority if you get elected?
To continue the unity of education and teaching strategies across the school district
What sets you apart from the other candidates?
I have attended and lived in the Waterford School District my entire life and have been involved with numerous activities and club in the community. I have shown proven leadership in my past term on the board.
Where do you work and what is your job title? (If retired, list position before retirement)
Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department where my last assignment was as a School Resource Officer for 15 years.
What date were you born and where?
May 28 in Stockton, Ca
What is your spouse's name, if any?
What are the names and ages of your children, if any?
Rachel age 15 and Matthew age 10
Please list the schools and colleges you attended, the degrees you attained and when.
Waterford Elementary K-8, Oakdale High School 9th thru 12th grade, Modesto Jr. College A.S . biological sciences, Fresno State University, B.S. in Health Sciences.
Have you ever held an elected or appointed public office? (Include dates and office title)
yes, Waterford USD Board of Trustees 11-3-2005
Have you run before for an elected public office? (Include dates and exact office title)
yes, see above
Approximately how much money do you expect to spend on your campaign?
Have you ever been convicted or charged with a crime other than a minor traffic violation?
If so, please explain and include dates and locations.
Have you or a business you owned or had principal interest in ever filed bankruptcy? If so, please include dates and the location the bankruptcy was filed.
Editor's Choice Videos
Join the Discussion
The Modesto Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.