Mayor Jose R. Gonzalez

Jose R. Gonzalez, Mayor

Phone: 323-773-5143, ext. 307
Term: December 2020 through December 2024
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Appointed Committees

  • Eco Rapid (Formerly OLDA)
  • Los Angeles County City Selection Committee
Jose Gonzalez


Jose Gonzalez has earned a solid reputation as a growth-focused professional with a proven capacity to lead many large and small organizations to consistent success. Jose brings a talent for spearheading special projects and service management functions and a history of empowering teams to exceed ambitious objectives.

Over the course of his career, he has demonstrated an innate ability to deliver exemplary customer support to our residents and track progress through KPI’s, advise city personnel.

Jose has repeatedly refined his skills in critical areas as strategic planning, software development, quality assurance, performance improvement, technology planning, and IT service management. In addition, Jose has acquired consistent success in skillful contract negotiation and vendor management.

Jose was appointed to the Cudahy City Council in 2018, and subsequently won a council seat in the November 2018 election. In 2019, he was appointed as Mayor of the City where he spearheaded the City’s two year strategic plan, which prioritized streamlining government processes, bringing innovation to city hall, and emphasizing a friendly customer service oriented city staff.