About Bob

Private Sector Experience: Bob Brunton’s been a business owner in the district for over 30 years, having started an Electronic Manufacturer’s Engineering & Sales Representative company and a Financial Planning & Wealth Management company, which earned its industry’s highest designation of CFP. Not only has Bob achieved business success, he has done so while meeting payroll and fully complying with California’s costly and strict business regulations.

Public Sector Experience: Bob Brunton was elected 3 times to the Ohlone College Board of Trustees, where he served for a total of 12 years. There, he learned not only how our educational systems work — but how they DON’T work (i.e., how they can be improved).

Community Connection: Following his graduation from Colorado State University, Bob Brunton became a fixture in Fremont. In District 25, he’s helped to start Newark Toastmasters and found Fremont Education Foundation, and served as a longtime member of Fremont Rotary. Bob is also a graduate of Santa Clara County 101 and Silicon Valley Chamber Leadership Program and Leadership Fremont.

On the Issues: Bob Brunton offers bold solutions to some of the pressing issues in our region today. Whether it’s in the area of Mass Transit, Education, Housing, or Civil Justice, Brunton is truly the Independent Voice that is ready to lead with character and accountability.