Rich Waterman returned to the Campbell City Council after being sworn into office on December 12, 2016. Councilmember Waterman was elected to office during the general election on November 8, 2016. Rich previously served on the Campbell City Council from 2010-2014 including a one-year term as Mayor in 2014. Rich has been a homeowner in Campbell since 1995, and has been a very active participant in our community.
Over the years, he has held many volunteer positions in the community including serving as a member of the City of Campbell's General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC), Board Member for the Campbell Chamber of Commerce, and Commissioner on the Campbell Parks and Recreation Commission.
After a successful career in technology, Rich became a Campbell small business owner and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with his own business specializing in small business taxes.
Rich earned a B.S. in Computer Engineering from UCLA. He also holds a Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) from San Jose State University.
Rich lives with his partner of twenty three years, Bruce; a puppy named Axel; and a parrot named Max. When not involved in Campbell issues, Rich enjoys snowboarding, wine tasting, traveling and cooking.
2017 Committee Assignments Economic Development Subcommittee
State Route 85 Corridor Policy Advisory Board
Valley Transportation Authority Policy Advisory Committee
Campbell Historical Museum and Ainsley House Foundation Liaison (Alternate)
County Library District JPA Board of Directors (Alternate)
Santa Clara County Valley Water District County Water Commission (Alternate)
West Valley Sanitation District (Alternate)