Bakersfield City Councilmember, Ward 4
Elected November 2012
City Council Committees:
Planning and Development Committee - Chairman
Community Services Committee - Committee Member
Water Board - Board Member
Kern Council of Governments – Alternate City Representative
Local Area Formation Commission – Alternate City Representative
Bakersfield Christian High School Board member 2008 to present
Mr. Smith has had his own consulting civil engineering and land planning firm in Bakersfield for 30 years. In 2005, Mr. Smith founded Bike Bakersfield, and continues to be a strong advocate for active transportation, not only additional bike lanes, bike paths and neighborhood greenways, but the widening and improvement of those lanes in existence, and for the overall safety of those who ride, as well.
BS degree in Civil Engineering from California State University Fresno
Bob is married to his wonderful wife, Pamela. He has resided in Bakersfield for 33 years. They have four grown children.