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Richard John Gomez, American urban planner. Named Outstanding Young Man in American, 1980. Commissioner Environment Quality Board, La Verne, 1983-1985, Economic Development, San Bernardino County, 1986-1987, American Youth Soccer Organization, Upland, since 1995, soccer coach. Member American Planning Association (Inland Empire section president 1985-1987, Distinguished Service award 1994).

Background

Gomez, Richard John was born on December 1, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Manuel and Carmen Maria (Alaniz) Gomez.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Urban Planning, California State Polytechnic University, 1995.

Career

Community development director, City of La Verne, California, 1978-1982;city planner, City of Rancho Cucamonga, California, 1982-1985;senior director, Forma, Newport Beach, California, 1985-1987;senior project manager, Lewis Homes California, Upland, 1987-1989;deputy city manager, City of Arcadia, California, 1994-1995;community development director, City of Rancho Cucamonga, 1989-1994;community development director, City of Rancho Cucamonga, since 1995.

Membership

Commissioner Environment Quality Board, La Verne, 1983-1985, Economic Development, San Bernardino County, 1986-1987, American Youth Soccer Organization, Upland, since 1995, soccer coach. Member American Planning Association (Inland Empire section president 1985-1987, Distinguished Service award 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, tennis, fishing, family traveling.

Connections

Married Janet Ruth Hamm, June 11, 1980. Children: James Lee, Ricole Marie, Veronica Leigh.

father:
John Manuel Gomez

mother:
Carmen Maria (Alaniz) Gomez

spouse:
Janet Ruth Hamm

children:
James Lee Gomez

Ricole Marie Gomez

Veronica Leigh Gomez