Mayor Art Welch

Elected to City Council November 2012
Term Ends December 2016

Professional Career
  • Merck & Co. Inc (pharmaceutical Industry)
    • Sales Representative
    • Hospital Specialist
    • National Product Manager
    • Manager of Management Training & Development
    • Executive District Manager
Civic & Government Involvement
  • Master Board Member, Sun Lakes
  • City Council (2003-2006
    • Banning Mayor (2003-2004)
    • Chair of Redevelopment Agency (2005-2006)
  • Senior Field Representative for State Assemblyman Paul Cook (2007-2012)
  • Banning City Council Committee Assignments
    • Riverside County Transportation Committee
    • Pass Area Transportation Committee
    • League of California Cities
    • San Gorgonio Pass Water Agency
    • Riverside County Indian Funds Distribution Commission (appointed by Marion Ashley, County Supervisor)
    • Banning Chamber of Commerce
    • President of Banning Chamber of Commerce (2011-2012)
    • President of San Gorgonio Pass Rotary Club (2008 & 2012)
Education
  • BS in Business Administration/Marketing - 1960