Bob Bruggeman, Mayor

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Term Currently Serving

May 2012 – November 2024

Previous Term Served

Council Member for Ward 4, 2005 – 2012


Texas High School (1980)
Texas A & M University-Texarkana, BBA (1984)
Boston College, Certificate in Corporate Community Relations (1999)

City Involvement

Chairman - Bi-State Intergovernmental Advisory Committee
Chairman - Texarkana Urban Transit District (T-Line)
Metropolitan Planning Organization
City Investment Committee
Texarkana Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
AR-TX REDI Board of Directors

Civic Involvement

Kiwanis Club of Texarkana
President - Council for Regional Health Education
TASO – Texas Association of Sports Officials

Personal Information

Bob has been married to Jackie since 1984. He has two daughters Liz and Olivia. He also has two grandchildren. Bob enjoys playing golf, umpiring baseball, and landscaping. He and his family are members of First Baptist Church.

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