City of Escondido


Ed Gallo Council Member

Ed Gallo, Council Member

 Ed Gallo - Council Member

201 North Broadway. Escondido. CA 92025 Email: Tel: 760-839-4638

Born and raised in New Jersey 
Attended Rutgers University, North Carolina State University, Texas Western College (now UTEP), and Palomar College
Served 3 years in the US Army, including stints at Fort Bragg, NC, I Corps in Korea, and USARECSTA Fort Bliss, Texas 
Moved to Escondido in 1973 

Worked in retail as Store Manager in New Jersey
Currently associated with Hanson Commercial Real Estate 

Three adult children, all products of Escondido schools, and four adorable granddaughters.  

Past President of the Escondido Jaycees and is the only 
member to receive the US Jaycees highest award of 
Jaycees Christmas Parade Chairman (four times) 
Centennial Parade Chair 
Escondido Rotary Club, Member
Chamber of Commerce, Member
American Legion Post 149 and VFW, Member 
Downtown Revitalization committee – Former Member Transportation and Parking Commission- Former Member
Planning Commission – Former Member 
Centennial Steering Committee – Member
Bravo Escondido - Sub-chair
Pop Warner Business Manager
Orange Glen HS booster club
East Valley Association – Former Board member
DBA – Former member
Past President Escondido Village Mall
Middletown (NJ) Merchant’s Association

Elected to the City Council in 2000, 2004, 2010, 2014 
Representative for District 1
Parking Sub-committee Member
CCAE Sub-committee Member
Utility Sub-committee Member 
North County Transit District, Board Member, Past Chair and Alternate to the SANDAG Board
SANDAG Board, Alternate 
Regional Solid Waste Agency, Alternate
SANDAG Borders Committee, Alternate
San Diego County Water Authority, Board Member