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Naresh Solanki,

Updated April 19, 2019

Naresh Solanki

Mayor Naresh Solanki was elected to the Cerritos City Council in 2015. He became Mayor Pro Tem in 2016 and 2018 and Mayor in 2019. A Cerritos resident since 1988, Mayor Solanki previously served as a Cerritos Planning Commissioner from 2007 to 2015.

Mayor Solanki is a member of the City Council's Budget/Finance, Performing Arts, Personnel and Business and Industry committees. He serves as the Council's delegate to the Gateway Cities Council of Governments, Gateway Cities Council of Governments – 91/605/405 Corridor Cities Committee and SELACO Workforce Development Board – Policy Board. Mayor Solanki is the alternate delegate to the California Contract Cities Association, Sanitation Districts 2, 3, 18 & 19/Waste Management and Southeast Water Coalition Joint Powers Authority.

Mayor Solanki is a member of the Cerritos Optimist Club and the Cerritos Regional Chamber of Commerce. He is involved with and supports local chapters of the Lions Club and Rotary Club as well as Blind Start of America. He owns and is the CEO/President of retail grocery supermarkets and is also in the hospitality business.

Mayor Solanki and his wife, Priti, have two sons, Mehul and Jay.

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