Bob Bruggeman, Mayor



Term Currently Serving
May 2012 – November 2018

Previous Term Served
Council Member for Ward 4, 2005 – 2012


Texas High School (1980)
Texas A & M University-Texarkana, BBA (1984)
Boston College, Certificate in Corporate Community Relations (1999)

Civic Involvement

Kiwanis Club of Texarkana
Area Health Education Center (UAMS)
Junior Achievement
TASO – Texas Association of Sports Officials
TISD Blue Ribbon Panel
Texarkana Urban Transit District - Chairperson

Personal Information

Bob has been married to Jackie since 1984. He has two daughters Liz and Olivia. He also has two grandchildren Ava and Shepherd. He enjoys playing golf, umpiring baseball and landscaping. He is a member of First Baptist Church.