Mayor Pro Tem Cathy Warner

Council Member Cathy Warner
Mayor Pro Tem
Cathy Warner

Cathy Warner was first elected to the City Council in 2004 and was reelected to the City Council in 2008 and 2012. In 2016, the City Council appointed Cathy as the Council Member in District 3 when she was the only candidate to file for the position. She has lived in Whittier since 1948; her family has been here since 1920. She and her husband Dave have seven children and 24 grandchildren.

Cathy attended John Greenleaf Whittier and Longfellow Elementary Schools, Dexter and East Whittier Junior High Schools, and graduated from California High School.  She received an A.A. Degree from Fullerton College, a B.S. in Dental Hygiene from the University of Missouri at Kansas City, and a Master of Leadership from the University of Southern California.  Cathy and her husband, Dave, maintain a Periodontal and Dental Implant practice in East Whittier. 

She has previously served on the City's Cultural Arts Commission for 2 years, the East Whittier City School District Governing Board for 2 years, the Whittier Union High School District Board of Trustees for 12 years, and the Tri-Cities ROP Governing Board for 6 years. She has also been a member of the Project Area Committee for the Whittier Boulevard Commercial Corridor Redevelopment Project Area.  Cathy was recently appointed to the L.A. County Solid Waste Management Committee/Integrated Waste Management Task Force and serves on the Boys and Girls Club of Whittier Board of Directors and Whittier City School District Educational Foundation Board.

City Council Appointed Organizations

City Council Committees

  • Central Library
  • Bond Capital Projects Oversight