Councilmember Aldama was elected in November 2014 to represent Glendale’s Ocotillo District and began his term in December 2014. Councilmember Aldama is a past Vice-Chairman for the Glendale Planning and Zoning Commission, past Vice-Chairman of the Glendale Parks and Recreation Commission, and a former member of the Mayor’s Water and Sewer Task Force.
He is a graduate of Glendale University, a graduate of the Hispanic Leadership West Institute, and currently serves as Clerk to the Glendale Elementary School District Governing Board. Councilmember Aldama proudly serves on the Board of Director for the West Valley Foundation.
As Councilmember for the Ocotillo District, Aldama will represent a number of small business owners including the internationally known Ceretas Candy Factory. Sands Chevrolet and Don Sanderson Ford also call the Ocotillo District home, which proudly includes the historic Catlin Court.
Councilmember Aldama is committed to representing the Ocotillo District by actively engaging members of the community. He will work tirelessly to develop partnerships that benefit the Ocotillo District, and Glendale.
A lifelong resident (47 years) of Glendale, Councilmember Aldama has deep roots in the community he will serve having grown up, and lived, in the Ocotillo District for most of his life. He, and his wife Monica, have three grown children, and four Grandchildren. Jamie and Monica have been married for 26 years.
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