Mayor Brandvold has been a resident of Modesto since 1990. He and his wife Jeri have two children, Benjamin and Elyse. They also have three grandchildren. Mayor Brandvold is a licensed Architect and is owner of a local architecture firm.
Mayor Brandvold was elected in February 2016 and currently serves as Chair of the Appointments Committee. He has served the community as a member of the City’s Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Adjustment and as a Board Member for Casa de Modesto Retirement Center. He also is a current Board Member of Stanislaus Partners in Education.
His vision is to create a collaborative City Hall driven to create long-term financial sustainability, increased quality of life and significant economic development for Modesto.