Councilmember Daniel L. Mintz, Sr., District 3

Daniel L. Mintz, Sr.

Bio of Daniel L. Mintz, Sr.

Boards and Committees
Twentynine Palms City Council (Dec. 2010 to present)
Mayor 2014, 2016
Mayor Pro Tem 2013, 2015
Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District (MDAQMD), Representative for 3 years
League of California Cities, Desert/Mountain Division, Representative
Morongo Basin Transit Authority (MBTA), Board member
SANBAG (San Bernardino County Associated Governments), Alternate

Community Service and Boards
Twentynine Palms Rotary for 25 years, President for two terms
Member of the Twentynine Palms Elks Club since 1978
Member of the Twentynine Palms Youth Club 1991-2010, serving as Board member, President, and volunteer during those years
Member of 29 Palms CERT (Community Emergency Response Team)
Board member of 29 Palms Chamber of Commerce (2 years as President)


Councilmember Mintz has lived in Twentynine Palms for 47 years and graduated from Twentynine Palms High School. He started working in the family business in 1973. He and his sister Kathy bought the Bowladium Fun Center in 1985 and they currently own the business.

Councilmember Mintz coaches the Twentynine Palms High School Varsity Girls Softball team and is a volunteer announcer for Twentynine Palms High School Football. He coached Little League baseball and softball for many years and served on the San Bernardino County Parks & Recreation Commission. He served as a Twentynine Palms Planning Commissioner for six years prior to being elected to the City Council in 2010.

Councilmember Mintz has grown up in Twentynine Palms and has seen a lot of changes. His children, a son and two daughters, have grown up here as well. Twentynine Palms is his home, and he wants to help the community become a great place to raise a family and prosper.




District 3