Councilmember Cynthia Sternquist

Cynthia Sternquist


Current Term: March 2020 -March 2024

Prior Term(s): Parks and Recreation Commission (July 1991-May 2009), Planning Commission (May 2009-June 2009)

Occupation: Retired educator and literacy coach. 

Community Involvement: Served as a City Parks and Recreation Commissioner for nearly two decades. 

Proudest City Accomplishment(s): Helped establish the highly successful Senior Lunch Program. 

Personal: Married with two children, Britni and Braxton, and two dogs named Max and Brandi. Enjoys reading, gardening, and bike riding. 

Why is Temple City important to you? 

“It has been a safe and friendly community in which I have raised my family. I want it to continue that way.”