Mayor Rhonda Shader
Mayor Rhonda Shader has lived in Placentia with her husband Frank for over 17 years. They have two adult children that live in Southern California: Chantal Shader a graduate of Valencia High School and Point Loma Nazarene University, who is currently working for FedEx, and Zachary NewComer a graduate of Orange Lutheran High School of Orange County and Vanguard University, who is currently an Auditor at Marcum and married to Krysten NewComer a medical student. Rhonda owns an insurance agency in Placentia where she regularly employs 3-5 people.
Rhonda was elected in 2016 and has professional experience in the areas of law, banking, mortgage banking and risk management. She the Chair of the Board of Discovery Depot, a preschool in Yorba Linda, and serves in multiple non-profit organizations in leadership positions and as an active member.
Rhonda received her Bachelor of Management degree from University of Phoenix and her Paralegal Degree from Rancho Santiago College. She graduated high school from nearby Buena Park High.
Rhonda represents the City on the following subcommittees: Placentia Economic Development Committee, Finance and Investment Committee, Yorba Linda Water District/Golden State Joint Water Services Committee, Santa Ana River Flood Protection Agency and the Association of California Cities, Orange County. Rhonda is also representing the City on the Orange County Transportation Authority Long Range Planning Committee and serves on the County's Senior Citizens Advisory Council.
Rhonda welcomes and encourages feedback on any issue and invites you to email her or call her cell at (714) 329.8931 or you can find her on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter at "shaderforptown".