The Honorable Gary Bruhn Mayor of the City of Windermere, Florida
Gary Bruhn is the Mayor of the Town of Windermere and is serving his fifth term. Mayor Bruhn also serves as the Chairman of the Orange County Council of Mayors comprised of every Orange County Mayor. He is a member of the Florida League of Mayors Board of Directors, the Florida League of Cities Board of Directors and the West Orange Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, and serves on the Florida League of Cities Urban Administration Legislative Committee. He is also a member and Past Chairman of the Municipal Advisory Committee for Metroplan, the metropolitan traffic planning organization for Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties. He is the Past Chairman of the How Shall We Grow Congress of Regional Leaders who work to create a 50 year vision of future growth comprised of seven counties and representing 3.5 million people of Central Florida. He is a Past President and member of the Tri-County League of Cities Board of Directors serving Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties. He also serves on the West Orange – South Lake Transportation and Economic Development Task Force.
Mayor Bruhn was a recipient of the Florida League of Cities inaugural 2009 Home Rule Hero Award. He is retired from Lockheed Martin where he worked for almost three decades as an Information Technology Manager coordinating application maintenance and development across many program areas including missiles, space, aeronautics and homeland security.
He has been married for over 30 years, has lived in Windermere for over 25 years and has one son.