Mayor Pro Tem Joel A. Klink, District 2

Joel A. Klink

Bio of Joel Klink

Boards and Committees
Twentynine Palms City Council (Dec. 2004 to present)
Mayor 2007, 2009, 2013, 2015

Desert/Mountain Division, League of California Cities
Morongo Basin Transit Authority (MBTA), Alternate
San Bernardino County Flood Control Advisory Committee, Alternate
San Bernardino County Solid Waste Task Force & Mojave Desert/Mountain Recycling Authority, Alternate
Chamber of Commerce Liaison
Wastewater Task Force

Service Organizations and Honors
Twentynine Palms Jaycees
Board of Trustees, Twentynine Palms Cemetery (1990 to 2000)
Board Chair, Twentynine Palms Cemetery (for 5 years)
Manager, Bingo at Blessed Sacrament School (1985 to 2006) 


Joel Klink was born in Hartford, Wisconsin, in February 1958. His parents moved the family to Twentynine Palms in 1961. He attended Blessed Sacrament School and graduated from Twentynine Palms High School in 1976.

Upon graduation, he went right into the work force, working at Thrifty Drug Store for two and a half years. He was the 2nd Assistant Manager when he was recruited to the Postal Service in 1979. He has been working for the postal service for 30 years, 26 years on Route 3. Joel is married with three children.




Mayor Pro Tem


District 2