Meet Candidate John Funk

Municipal Experience

  • Community Development Bd., City of Clearwater, Chairperson 2017-2018
  • Served on Community Development Board from 2013-2018
  • Planning Commission, City of Camarillo, CA, Chairperson 1976-1978
  • Served on the Planning Commission From 1974-1978
  • Served on the Streets & Highway Committee
  • Served as Liaison between the Planning Commission and the City Council

 

Business Experience

  • John Funk Real Estate, 55 Papaya St. Clearwater Beach, Owner/Broker Current
  • 43 years as a licensed broker/owner of 6 real estate companies 1974 – Present
  • Camarillo Savings and Loan, Founder, Chairman of the Board 1979 – 1981
  • Developer 30 to 80 acre Business Parks Camarillo & Santa Maria CA. 1978 -1982
  • Owner/Operator 200 acre Running Springs Ranch, Purebred Arabian Horse Ranch 1981 -1988
  • President of the Arabian Racing Association For the State of Oregon.
  • Owner/Operator Rozell’s at the Edge Restaurant 1996 -2002

 

Community Service

  • Past President of Rotary Club of Clearwater Beach 2006 – 2008, 2014-2015
  • Program Chairman,
  • Parking Lot Fundraising Chairman
  • Weekly Bulletin Editor
  • Service Above Self Award 2011, Rotary Perfect Attendance Record since 2004
  • February Plano Concert Fundraiser Organizer for PAL’s At Risk Children (held annually).
  • President, American Cancer Society, Ventura County, CA 1977
  • American Cancer Society Golden Sword Award
  • YMCA Suncoast Volunteer of the Year, Volunteerism 2016
  • Youth YMCA Soccer and Sports Coach for 2007-2018
  • Defensive Coach for the Panthers 8-12 Year Old Soccer Team at the YMCA

 

Education

  • University of Southern California, Business Administration
  • Real estate instructor, Ventura and Oxnard colleges in CA
  • Florida Bible College, Tampa

John Has Served as a Leader on the Community Development Board to effect Change.