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Council Member Ed Graham
 Ed Graham, Council Member

Ph: (909) 364-2620
Fax: (909) 364-2695

Ed Graham was elected to the charter City Council when Chino Hills became a City in 1991. He was re-elected in 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, and 2014.  He has served six terms as Mayor. Before Chino Hills became a City he was appointed to the Chino Hills Municipal Advisory Council, an advisory body that considered local issues and made recommendations to the Fourth District Supervisor of the County of San Bernardino.

Current Term of Office
2014 to 2018

Campaign Statement 460 Forms
City Council Committee Involvement

  • Legislative Advocacy Committee           
  • Omnitrans Board of Directors
    • Chairman of the Administration & Finance Committee
    • Executive Committee Member
  • San Bernardino Associated Governments (SANBAG)
    • Board of Directors
    • Major Projects Committee        
  • Southern California Association of Governments
    • Environment & Energy Committee
  • VTrans Board of Directors
Community Involvement
Ed enjoys communicating with the public and being accessible to his constituents. He regularly schedules community meetings in the Butterfield Ranch area of Chino Hills and he provides articles to local publications to keep the public up-to-date on community issues. He strongly supports community events in Chino Hills and can always be found at Concerts in the Park and at the Independence Celebration at Veterans Park.

Education & Professional Experience
Ed was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education from California State University, Fullerton. He was President of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. Ed retired as Vice Principal at Pioneer Junior High School in Upland after a 34-year career in education. He was an active member of the Upland-Foothill Kiwanis Club where he has served in all of the leadership positions, including President. During his career in education, he served in a variety of roles including 15 years as varsity basketball coach and teacher. Part of his career was spent in the Chino Valley Unified School District where he was a teacher and later, a teaching Vice Principal.  Ed currently serves as District Director for San Bernardino County Fourth District Supervisor Curt Hagman. During the six years that Supervisor Hagman served as a member of the California State Assembly, Ed served as his Senior Field Representative. 

Ed and his wife, Denise, were married in 1977. The Grahams moved to Chino Hills in 1988, attracted by the rolling hills and rural atmosphere. They wanted to raise their three sons in this family-oriented community. Kyle, Jarad, and Brett all attended Chino Valley Unified Schools. Kyle is an Aeronautical Engineer for Northrop Grumman in San Jose. Jarad is an Assistant Actuary in Risk Management with Pacific Life. Brett completed two tours in Iraq with the Army, and served in Afghanistan on a contract with the Department of Defense. He is currently a Financial Analyst with Waddell & Reed in Las Vegas. 

During 2015 the Grahams became grandparents when firstborn son Kyle, and his wife Sarah, welcomed daughter Jordan in February. Grandbaby number two arrived on Christmas Eve when son Jarad, and his wife Megan, welcomed daughter Emily. Denise retired in 2015 after a 27-year career as an elementary school teacher in Chino Hills - just in time to become an active grandmother. Ed and Denise are longtime members of Inland Hills Church.