Born in 1958, José Flores
has been a lifelong resident of Fresno County.
schools until he
was sent to study High School in Mexico.
returned to the United States and attended Fresno State.
He earned a Masters of Arts Degree in Public Administration.
José earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Management and Organizational Development at Fresno Pacific University.
As a young man, José
parents start a small business in Clovis
La Posada Mexican Restaurant has been a local "Old Town Clovis" icon since 1978.
has been a Law Enforcement Professional for twenty-four years.
assignments have included, Correctional Officer, Patrol Deputy, Narcotics Detective, Homicide Detective, Patrol Sergeant, Homicide Sergeant, Patrol Lieutenant, Crimes Against Persons Lieutenant.
José currently holds the rank of Sheriff's Captain.
As a Captain, he has served in the Custody Operations Bureau, Administrative Services Bureau, Field Operations Support Services Bureau and currently commands the Custody Support Service Bureau.
was elected to the Clovis City Council
in March of 1999.
He has served one term as Clovis' Mayor.
was reelected to the council in 2003.
He has served on the Clovis City Council approximately eight years.
is married to Shelley.