CITY OF ESCONDIDO
INCORPORATED OCTOBER 8, 1888

(Updated January 22, 2013)

NAME TERM  
Gongwer, H. L. April 19, 1926 April 21, 1930
Wohlford, B. C. April 19, 1926 May 13, 1927
Brewer, Herbert W. Jr. April 19, 1926 October 2, 1928
Gates, Warren M. May 13, 1927 (Appt’d) April 21, 1930
Wharton, Leslie K.* May 20, 1927 (Appt’d) April 18, 1932
Buell, Edgar B. (Dr)* October 2, 1928 (Appt’d) April 21, 1930
Humphrey, Graham H.* April 21, 1930 April 20, 1936
Howell, Dean H.* April 21, 1930 April 16, 1934
Prentice, Gordon April 21, 1930 April 16, 1934
Uhlmeyer, William H. April 21, 1930 April 18, 1932
Sweet, Brian A. April 18, 1932 April 20, 1936
Howell, Melville L. April 18, 1932 April 16, 1934
Johnson, Halleck F. April 17, 1933 April 16, 1934
Palm, Carl G. January 2, 1934 (Appt’d) July 1934 (died)
Witt, Freeman C.* April 16, 1934 April 7, 1936 (non-attendance from 1/7/30)
Hartley, Ira A. April 16, 1934 May 15, 1934 (election miscount)
Peterson, Karl E. June 5, 1934 (Seated) October 16, 1934 (resigned)
Spaulding, John M. November 13, 1934 January 3, 1940
Chatham, Paul G. July 27, 1934 (Appt’d) April 20, 1936
Teeple, William D. April 7, 1936 (Appt’d) April 18, 1938
Palmeter, Charles April 20, 1936 August 5, 1942 (died)
Cooper, Fred L.* April 20, 1936 April 15, 1940
Speer, John April 27, 1936 (Appt’d) April 16, l946
Clover, Edgar E.* April 18, 1938 June 2, 1948 (resigned)
Boyle, Harold B. January 3, 1940 (Appt’d) April 20, 1948
Clark, Charles A. April 15, 1940 October 21, 1942 (resigned-died 1986)
Hoover, Joseph August 21, 1942 (Appt’d) April 7, 1943 (resigned)
Crenshaw, John November 2, 1942 (Appt’d) April 20, 1948
Harper, Russell May 5, 1943 (Appt’d) April 20, 1948
McCain, Theodore H. * April 16, 1946 April 18, 1950 (Perfect Attendance)
Fisher, Percy R. April 20, 1948 October 18, 1950 (resigned)
Ingraham, Carl L. April 20, 1948 April 7, 1949 (Perfect Attendance; resigned)
Kirk, William J. (Jr) April 20, 1948 April 15, 1952
Weissgerber, Robert C. June 2, 1948 (Appt’d) September 24, 1948 (resigned)
Derryberry, Clyde September 24, 1948 (Appt’d) March 19, 1949 (resigned)
Turrentine, Lloyd I.* April 13, 1949 (Appt’d) April 19, 1966 (died 1/8/81)
Kuehl, Albert K.* April 13, 1949 (Appt’d) April 15, 1952
Swingle, Cora Alice April 18, 1950 September 5, 1951 (died)
Crabtree, Charles E. November 1, 1950 (Appt’d) April 15, 1952
Posik, Maxwell R. September 26, 1951 (Appt’d) June 8, 1955 (resigned)
Andreasen, Andrew F.* April 15, 1952 April 17, 1956
Gilbert, Horace L. April 15, 1952 April 17, 1956
Pfusch, Bernard R. April 15, 1952 April 17, 1956
Redmond, Edward J. July 6, 1955 (Appt’d) April 17, 1962
Anderson, James M. April 17, 1956 April 17, 1962
Coombs, Charles E. April 17, 1956 April 19, 1960
Harding, Robert F. April 17, 1956 September 15, 1960 (resigned)
ALSO   April 21, 1964 April 16, 1968 (died 12/19/79)
Tustin, Lewis P.* April 19, 1960 April 18, 1972 (deceased)
Pearson, Ralph N. (Dr) September 21, 1960 April 21, 1964 (died 7/31/98)
Miller, J. C. April 17, 1962 July 15, 1964 (resigned)
McManus, Allen May 2, 1962 (Appt’d) April 21, 1964
Roberts, Kenneth M.* April 21, 1964 (Appt’d) April 16, 1968
ALSO   April 21, 1970 March 1976
  March 1974 (Appt’d) (deceased)
Speers, Fred W. July 15, 1964 (Appt’d) April 19, 1966
Crow, William S.* April 19 1966 April 21, 1970 (died 1983)
ALSO   April 18, 1972 March 6, 1974 (resigned/died 1983)
Linthicum George M. April 19, 1966 April 21, 1970
ALSO   April 18, 1972 March 9, 1976 (died March 2004)
Mason, Wil* April 16, 1968 October 9, 1973 (recalled)
Skuba, Alan B.* April 16, 1968 April 18, 1972
ALSO   March 12, 1974 March 14, 1978
Boyce, Lorraine H.* April 21, 1970 March 14, 1978
Harmon, Jerry*** January 15, 1974 November 3, 1998
Best, Doug* March 9, 1976 June 29, 1988
Rady, James M.* March 9, 1976 June 19, 1988
Bittner, Ron* March 14, 1978 April 20, 1982 (died 10/17/85)
Danell, Art March 14, 1978 April 20, 1982
Wenzel, Sheila* April 2, 1982 June 23, 1982 (resigned)
Cowan, Ernie* April 20, 1982 June 5, 1990
Thurston, Doris *+ June 23, 1982 June 5, 1990
DeDominicis, Carla June 29, 1988 June 2, 1992
Murphy, Kris June 29, 1988 June 2, 1992
Foster, Richard++ July 2, 1990 (Appt'd) December 3, 1996
Hollins, Sid* June 5, 1990 November 3, 1998
Pfeiler, Lori Holt* June 2, 1992 Elected Mayor November 3, 1998
Cameron, Elmer C. June 2, 1992 November 3, 1996
Beier, Keith E. December 3, 1996 November 7, 2000
Rady, June December 3, 1996 November 3, 1998 (2-yr term)
Re-elected   November 3, 1998 November 5, 2002
Waldron, Marie November 3, 1998 November 5, 2002
Re-elected   November 5, 2002 November 7, 2006
Re-elected   November 7, 2006 November 2, 2010
Re-elected   November 2, 2010 November 2014 (Elected to State Assembly 2012)
Kaufman, Jerry December 16, 1998 (Appt'd) November 7, 2000
Gallo, Ed November 7, 2000 November 2, 2004
Re-elected   November 2, 2004 November 4, 2008
ALSO   November 2, 2010 November 2014
Re-elected   November 2, 2014 November 2018
D'Agosta, Tom November 7, 2000 November 2, 2004
Newman, Ron November 5, 2002 November 7, 2006
Abed, Sam November 2, 2004 November 2, 2008
Re-elected   November 4, 2008 November 2018 (Elected Mayor 2010, 2014)
Daniels, Dick November 7, 2006 November 2, 2010
Diaz, Olga November 4, 2008 November 2012
Re-elected   November 6, 2012 November 2016
Morasco, Michael++++ December 8, 2010 (Appt'd) November 2012
Elected   November 6, 2012 November 2016
John Masson+++++ December 12, 2012 (Appt'd) November 2014
Elected   November 4, 2014 November 2018

*Served as Mayor
***Special Election (January 1974) to fill vacancy from recall of Wil Mason; also served as Mayor June 5, 1990 to June 2, 1992.
+Appointed to fill unexpired term of Sheila Wenzel
++Appointed to fill unexpired term of Jerry Harmon (who was elected Mayor)
+++Appointed to fill unexpired term of Lori Holt Pfeiler (who was elected Mayor)
++++Appointed to fill unexpired term of Sam Abed (who was elected Mayor)
+++++Appointed to fill unexpired term of Marie Waldron (who was elected to State Assembly)