Dedicated Leader

Born, raised and educated in Torrance, Geoff is grateful for the quality of life his hometown has afforded his family. His hard-won advanced education and experience in law enforcement, city government and community relations leave him uniquely equipped to ensure a bright future for the city and the people he loves.

Civic Responsibilities

  • Chair – Transportation Ad Hoc Committee
  • Finance & Government Affairs Ad Hoc Committee
  • Employee Relations & Public Safety Ad Hoc Committee
  • Armed Forces Day Committee
  • Federal Legislative Committee (Alternate)
  • State Legislative Committee (Alternate)

Outstanding Law Enforcement Career

  • Retired Torrance Police Lieutenant with over three decades in law enforcement
  • Training Officer
  • SWAT Team
  • Communications Officer
  • Detective
  • Patrol and Traffic Sergeant
  • Court Liaison Sergeant
  • Staff Support Sergeant
  • Supervisor South Bay DUI Task Force
  • Patrol Watch Commander
  • Services Division Commander
  • Research and Training Division Commander

Hard-won Credentials

  • AA, Administration of Justice, El Camino College – earned while working two jobs and caring for his ailing, widowed mother
  • BS, Public Administration, with honors, California State University, Dominguez Hills
  • MA, Public Administration, CSUDH
  • Earned both four-year and graduate degrees while working full-time for the Torrance Police Department and raising a family

Strong Community Involvement

  • Youth sports coach and youth football commissioner
  • Scout leader
  • Faith-based volunteer helping victims of domestic violence and poverty
  • Torrance City Planning Commission, Chair
  • Adjunct professor, El Camino College