Tim Flynn was elected to serve as Mayor of Oxnard in November 2012, two years after his election as councilmember in 2010. He served on the Oxnard City Council previously from 2004-2008.
After earning his bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of California, Santa Barbara, Mr. Flynn worked as an intern for an arms control and national security issues interest group in Washington D.C. Later, he worked for the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress.
Continuing his education at the Friedrich Wilhelms University in Bonn, West Germany, Mr. Flynn obtained an M.A. in International Affairs after receiving a Rotary International Graduate Fellowship to study. He then worked briefly in the title insurance industry before earning a secondary teaching credential in social science from San Francisco State University.
Since 1993, Mr. Flynn has taught German and Social Science in the Oxnard Union High School District and Political Science at Oxnard College. Mr. Flynn currently resides in Oxnard with his wife, Julie, and their three daughters.
Timothy B. Flynn