Mayor Brent H. Ives
Mayor Brent H. Ives has been a City Council member since 1991. He served on the Parks and Recreation Commission for four years prior to serving one year on the Planning Commission. Brent has been Mayor of Tracy for five years.
Brent is a member of the the Economic Development Advisory Group, the South County Fire Authority, the San Joaquin Partnership for Economic Development, the San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission (ACE), and the Chairman of the San Joaquin Council of Governments and San Joaquin LAFCO.
Brent also leads the Mayor’s Community Youth Support Network (MCYSN) which provides broad-based assistance and solutions to youth and their parents encountering the challenges that young people and their parents face today.
He operates BHI Management Consulting in Tracy, a consulting firm that specializes in assisting small government agencies and non-profits in areas of strategic planning, governance, organizational health and supervisory excellence. Brent is retired from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory after a 37 year career.
Brent is local and grew up in and around Tracy. He attended New Jerusalem School in the Vernalis area and graduated from Tracy High School in 1971. He attended San Joaquin Delta College and has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Organizational Behavior from the University of San Francisco.
Brent and his wife Lynda have three grown children and seven grandchildren.