- A Lakewood resident for over 43 years
- He grew up playing sports and learning to swim at Lakewood parks. He was one of "Herbold's Hustlers."
- Todd and Sally got married in the backyard of their first Lakewood home and raised their two boys here....each graduated from Lakewood High School
- Four time Mayor of Lakewood
- Led the effort to create a Lakewood Unified School District
- Founder and President of the Lakewood Education Foundation which has given over 1,000 grants totaling more than $408,000 directly to Lakewood classrooms.
- A 34 year member of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. As an Assistant Sheriff, he managed the Department's $3.3 billion budget and personnel operations for over 18,000 employees.
- A credentialed secondary social studies teacher for 10 years
- M.A. in Sociology and B.A. in History
Todd's Core Values Include:
Investing in Our Neighborhoods
Honoring Our Veterans
Honoring and Supporting Our Seniors for Building Our Community
Supporting Quality Education for Our Children
Maintaining Smooth Streets and Quality Infrastructure
Maintaining a Strong Business Climate